polypous gastritis


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pol·y·pous gas·tri·tis

a form of chronic gastritis, in which there is irregular atrophy of the mucous membrane with cystic glands giving rise to a knobby or polypous appearance of the surface.

polypous gastritis

An obsolete term for gastric inflammation accompanied by polyp-like undulations of the gastric mucosa; gastric polyposis.
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