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Who is the appropriate Dr who can understand issue better and help accordingly?

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    Hi! Thank you for your post. May I ask who diagnosed the anus polyp? Or is it something you have self-diagnosed? Best regards. M. Arrowsmith – M. Arrowsmith Sep 23 '16 at 11:45
  • @M.Arrowsmith: Once I diagnosed with one of the Surgen. But I wanted to confirm it and reverify it with expert – user123 Sep 26 '16 at 6:37
  • An analyst? ;-) – Sentinel Apr 23 '18 at 22:08
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Which medical specialist should be consulted for anal polyp?

A physician specialised in disorders of the colon, rectum and anus might be the person of choice.

This could be a proctologist (a physician specialised in proctology), or if this speciality is not recognised/available in your country, this could be a colorectal surgeon. In some cases (depending on the size of the anal polyp) a gastroenterologist can also handle anal polyps (through endoscopic removal).

I would suggest seeing the surgeon who diagnosed this anal polyp and discuss further management with him.

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The answer depends on which country you are in, as well as location of where you live (rural vs city).

If you are going to a hospital, medical doctors specialized in surgery (general surgery) can help you with your problem.

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    I received two down votes for this answer. I would like to know why this answer is "appropriate". This answer was meant to start a discussion, as people live in different countries and have different health care systems. I live in Taiwan, which has a national healthcare system and although not completely "free", is subsidized compared to the health care system in the US. Patients can visit a teaching hospital, community hospital, as well as small clinics, but the doctor you would want to see should be specialized in General Surgery. In general surgery, there are other sub-specialties. – 辛祐賦 hsinyofu Sep 28 '16 at 5:20
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    Sub-specialties include hepato (liver), cardiothoracic (heart/lung), colorectal (gastrointestine related). The best physician would be one who is specialized in general surgery, and sub-specialized in colorectal procedures. – 辛祐賦 hsinyofu Sep 28 '16 at 5:24
  • Answers are not meant for starting discussions. – DavidPostill Oct 8 '16 at 10:00

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