What is another word for polyp?

129 synonyms found


[ pˈɒlɪp], [ pˈɒlɪp], [ p_ˈɒ_l_ɪ_p]

How to use "Polyp" in context?

Polyps are benign tumors that can form in any part of the body. They are common and can occur at any age, but are more common in people over the age of 50. Polyps are made up of cells that have spread out and formed a mass.

Polyps can form in any part of the body, but are more common in the gastrointestinal (digestive) tract and the urethra. They can also form on the nose, eyes, and reproductive organs. Polyps can cause pain and difficulty breathing. Polyps can be removed surgically, but usually do not cause serious problems.

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