What is polypectomy?
Also known as: polyp removal.
Polyps are growths of tissue that sometimes occur within the colon. A polypectomy is non-invasive surgical procedure that is used to remove a polyp from the colon.
Reviewed by: Carrie Firestone Baum, MD
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