How to differentiate nasal polyp from turbinate hypertrophy?

Nasal polyp Turbinate hypertrophy
Colour Pale Pink
Consistency Soft Hard
Sensitivity to probing Insensitive Sensitive
Mobility Mobile Immobile
Decongestant test No change Shrinks in size

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