Colorectal Polyp

About-colorectal polyp also called a colon polyp is a small cluster of cells that forms on the lining of the colon or rectum.

Symptoms-

colorectal polyp often cause no symptoms. But some people may experience:
 Abdominal pain
 Anemia
 Black stools
 Blood in the stool
 Change in bowel habits
 Constipation 
 Diarrhea
 Fainting
 Light-headedness
 Pale skin
 Rectal bleeding
 Weakness
 
Causes-

Gene Mutations is the reason behind this disease.
 
Risk factors
 Ageing
 Alcoholism
 Crohn's disease
 Eating lots of red meat, high-fat low fiber diet
 Family history
 Lack of exercise
 Obesity
 Smoking Tobacco
 Type 2 diabetes
 Ulcerative colitis

Specialists to Visit -
 Gastroenterologist

 General Surgeon

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com

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