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Polyps can grow on the inner surface of the nose
or throat or in organs such as the large intestine (colon) or uterus. Most
polyps are benign (not cancerous). But some polyps, such as those in the colon, can become cancerous over
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine & Donald R. Mintz, MD - Otolaryngology
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