Medline Plus Overview on Colorectal Polyps: Causes, Symptoms, and Management | FAPvoice

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Medline Plus Overview on Colorectal Polyps: Causes, Symptoms, and Management

key information

source: Medline Plus

year: 2015

summary/abstract:

A colorectal polyp is a growth on the lining of the colon or rectum. Polyps of the colon and rectum are usually benign. This means they are not cancerous and do not spread. You may have one or many polyps. They become more common with age.

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