Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar_universal
colonoscopy
I had my first colonoscopy last week.  Two polyps were removed and 1 precancerous polyp was removed.   Dr. called week later saying two polyps okay; howver, other larger one was precancerous.  He has to schedule another colonoscopy @ 6 weeks from now because he wants to make sure he got the entire polyp.  Biopsy criteria showed that he may not have gone deep enough.  The remaining tissue/polyp, is that precancerous since it is part of polyp removed?  I am @ 65, female}.    Very upset.  Thank you!


This discussion is related to questions about an adenomatous polyp with dysplasia.
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar_universal
Welcome to the gastroenterology community!  This is very common.  It is most likely precancerous too and there is only a very small chance that it is cancerous.  Either way it is good that it is removed completely.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
colonoscopy
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Gastroenterology Community Resources
Top Digestive Answerers
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
fntn
MI
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
cnoevl21
1340994_tn?1374197577
Blank
Caryopteris
Raleigh, NC
317787_tn?1428318779
Blank
Dee1956
DC
329165_tn?1443506417
Blank
Smiley2000
Australia
1530171_tn?1448133193
Blank
TheLightSeeker
London, ON