A bowel (colorectal) polyp is an abnormal, fleshy growth extending from the inner wall of the large bowel (colon and rectum).


Facts about Bowel Polyps
First Edition 2008


  • What is a polyp?
  • Why are polyps important?
  • Am I cured?
  • After polyp removal?
  • What can I do to prevent polyps and bowel cancer in the future?


Facts About Bowel Polyps is now available as an A4 pdf file.

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