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Related to adenomatous: adenomatous polyp, Adenomatous polyposis coli, adenomatous hyperplasia

adenomatous

 [ad″ĕ-nom´ah-tus]
pertaining to adenoma or to nodular hyperplasia of a gland.

ad·e·nom·a·tous

(ad'ĕ-nō'mă-tŭs),
Relating to an adenoma, and to some types of glandular hyperplasia.

adenomatous

/ad·e·nom·a·tous/ (ad″ĕ-nom´ah-tus)
1. pertaining to an adenoma.
2. pertaining to nodular hyperplasia of a gland.

adenomatous

See adenoma.

ad·e·nom·a·tous

(ad'ĕ-nō'mă-tŭs)
Relating to an adenoma, and to some types of glandular hyperplasia.

adenomatous

pertaining to adenoma or to nodular hyperplasia of a gland.

adenomatous polyps
see polyp.
adenomatous intestinal hyperplasia
see porcine intestinal adenomatosis.
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Some of these polyps have been called mixed hyperplastic adenomatous polyps / serrated adenomas by Longacre and Fenoglio-Preiser.
Invasive colonoscopy detected adenomatous lesions not seen on virtual colonoscopy in 19 of 160 patients.
Data was also presented at the meeting on celecoxib, a COX-2 inhibitor, currently being investigated to determine its potential to decrease the occurrence of new adenomatous polyps (non-cancerous polyps occurring in the colon that can turn malignant).
For many average-risk patients, which includes those without previous adenomatous polyps or a family history of colorectal cancer, performing colonoscopy only once or twice in a lifetime may be more attractive than more frequent screening using other modalities.
In a parallel study, the group located the gene for familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) on the same chromosome.
HONOLULU -- Video capsule endoscopy doesn't cut the mustard for evaluation of small bowel polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis, Dr.
Clinical results from familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) patients treated with Aptosyn(TM) (exisulind) for up to 18 months were presented today at the annual meeting of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) by Carol Burke, M.
The abstract also describes the current marker panel's modest ability to detect adenomatous polyps as well, despite not having been developed or optimized for detection of pre-cancerous targets.
Almost 100% of patients with familial adenomatous polyposis have developed duodenal adenomatosis by 70-75 years of age, reported Dr.
Gary Gordon of Searle will present the company's compelling findings on COX-2's implication in familial adenomatous polyposis.
Recently, additional data have shown in a mouse model that mimics the clinical and genetic condition of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP), that low oral doses of PX-12 produce marked decrease in the size and number of colon tumors.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Familial adenomatous polyposis, although relatively rare, is a major concern for individuals and families affected by the condition, Dr.