What is a 5 mm rectal polyp?

Answer Polyps are abnormal growths that can occur in many parts of the body. Colon polyps grow on the inside the colon---the lower section of the digestive tract. Rectal polyps grow in the lower part of t... Read More »

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Why is there such a difference between oral and rectal temperature in my son...orally he is almost always normal or low grade then rectal it is 101-102 degrees?

Rectal is more accurate because it takes the core body temperature.

What is a cholesterol polyp?

Cholesterol polyps are found on the inside lining of the gallbladder. This condition is also called cholesterolosis. Sixty percent of all polyps found in the gallbladder are cholesterol polyps.Caus... Read More »

What is the difference between a fibroid&a polyp?

Just as discerning the difference between a wolf and a friendly German shepherd may affect your well-being, so too may discerning the difference between a fibroid and a polyp.DefinitionWhereas a fi... Read More »

How to Get Rid of a Polyp?

Polyps are tissue growths on mucous membrane surfaces. While most are noncancerous, a small percentage can develop into cancerous tissues. Polyps occur in a variety of shapes and sizes and can grow... Read More »