Patient Comments: Colon Polyps - Treatments

What was the treatment for your colon polyps?

Comment from: pt914, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: June 30

I just had a follow-up colonoscopy after removal of a 4 mm adenoma three years ago. This time a 12 mm serrated sessile adenoma was partially removed; the remainder was cauterized. I go back in a year. Otherwise healthy with good diet and moderate exercise.

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Comment from: barbara, 75 or over Female (Patient) Published: April 01

I am a 79 year old female. A recent colonoscopy found 2 polyps - adenoma. Both were removed at the time of the colonoscopy. Next colonoscopy will be in three years.

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Comment from: jeffyann, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: February 23

Type of Polyps detected in Colonoscopy: Adenoma - Blanket Polyps Treatment: Right hemicolectomy with removal of lymph nodes and ileocecal valve.

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Comment from: winkie, 75 or over Male (Patient) Published: January 20

I am a 77 year old male that had a Colon Polyp removed. The lab report showed it was benign. I will have another colonoscopy in 3 years.

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