How many polyps are normal in a colonoscopy?
Can a doctor tell if polyp is cancerous during colonoscopy?
Is a 10 mm polyp considered large?
What are signs of precancerous?
What is the next step if a colon polyp is cancerous?
Is a 5 mm polyp considered large?
Polyps range from the less-than-5-millimeter “diminutive” size to the over-30-millimeter “giant” size. “A diminutive polyp is only about the size of a match head,” he says. “A large polyp can be almost as big as the average person’s thumb.”