pseudopolyp

pseudopolyp

 [soo″do-pol´ip]
a hypertrophied tab of mucous membrane resembling a polyp, but caused by ulceration surrounding intact mucosa.

pseu·do·pol·yp

(sū'dō-pol'ip),
A projecting mass of granulation tissue, large numbers of which may develop in ulcerative colitis; may become covered by regenerating epithelium.
Synonym(s): inflammatory polyp

pseudopolyp

/pseu·do·pol·yp/ (-pol´ip) a hypertrophied tab of mucous membrane resembling a polyp.

pseudopolyp

(so͞o′dō-pŏl′ĭp)
n.
A projecting mass of granulation tissue, such as the masses that may develop in ulcerative colitis.

pseudopolyp

[-pol′ip]
a projecting mass of granulation tissue that may develop in ulcerative colitis and become covered by regenerating epithelium.

pseudopolyp

An “island” of preserved colonic mucosa, surrounded by haemorrhagic ulcerated mucosa. Pseudopolyps are typical of ulcerative colitis, but may be seen in nonspecific inflammatory bowel disease, bacterial dysentery, amoebiasis due to Entamoeba histolytica and schistosomiasis.

pseudopolyp

An 'island' of preserved colonic mucosa, surrounded by an ulcerated 'sea' of hemorrhagic mucosa; pseudopolyps are typical of ulcerative colitis, but may be seen in IBD, bacterial dysentery, amebiasis due to.Entamoeba histolytica and schistosomiasis. Cf Polyp.

pseu·do·pol·yp

(sū'dō-pol'ip)
A projecting mass of granulation tissue, large numbers of which may develop in ulcerative colitis; may become covered by regenerating epithelium.

pseudopolyp

a hypertrophied tab of mucous membrane resembling a polyp, but caused by ulceration surrounding intact mucosa.
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Large infiltration of inflammatory cells also requires identification of polyps associated with inflammatory bowel disease-related pseudopolyp, filiform polyposis, etc.
D, Photomicrograph of hematoxylin-eosin-stained slide at low power showing a residual pseudopolyp with surrounding ulceration mimicking inflammatory bowel disease (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnifications x400 [A and insets A], x40 [C], and x100 [D]; original magnification x200 [B]).
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The pseudopolyp technique employs the suction channel of the colonoscope.
This results in a pseudopolyp that can be immediately captured by forcefully closing the endoscopic snare.
Macroscopically, dormant colonic Dieulafoy lesion appears like a pseudopolyp at colonoscopy.
36) The changes caused by acute inflammation of the colonic mucosa namely oedematous mucosa, mucosal ulceration and nodularity, luminal narrowing, strictures and pseudopolyps can occur in both conditions.
3: Gross photograph of intestinal resection specimen, showing multiple pseudopolyps carpeting the whole mucosa of a case of Ulcerative Colitis.
Other colonoscopic features include nodules, deformed segment of the colon, polypoid lesions or pseudopolyps, strictures, and less commonly, fibrous bands forming mucosal bridges (3).
55) In cases of long-standing colitis, pseudopolyps can develop.
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