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Risk of colon cancer from polyps

Most benign colon polyps, when progressing can cause many complications such as gastrointestinal bleeding, intestinal obstruction, even cancer. Professor Dao Van Long, Director of the Institute for Digestive Research and Training, Hepatobiliary, said colonic polyps are a tumor-like lesion, which can be stalked or non-stemmed, due to the colon mucosa and sub-mucosal proliferation is formed. […]