Looking at my grandmas endoscopy report tell whether there is chances for her to get cancer ? polyposis of the colon.
hi doctor , my grandma have a problem of polyps in stomach. we also done video endoscopy. in report it is saying as follows: symptoms:mucusa PR, constipation findings:scope passed upto spenic flexure. multiple sessils polyps seen. impression:polyposis of the colon. advice:colonoscopy+polypectomy is this wil become a reason for cancer? she is aged 75. what are the necessary steps to be taken?
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multiple sessile polyps need first of all colonoscopic biopsy of polyp as chances of malignancy are high.It is inherited disease ,so chances of occurring in other family members always exist.As her age is already 75 ,so first rule out cancer.colonoscopic polypectomy is one of the modality of treatment.I will request you to have one more opinion from good gastro- oncologist or experienced surgeon from reputed teaching institute.
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