hairy polyp

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A benign congenital malformation of young, often female children arising from ecto- and mesodermal totipotent cells in the nasopharynx, oropharynx and tonsils
DiffDx Intranasal glioma, rhabdomyosarcoma, meningoencephalocele, Rathke pouch cyst, pharyngeal hypophysis, craniopharyngioma
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hairy polyp

Teratoid tumor, dermoid tumor of nasopharynx A benign congenital malformation of young, often ♀ children arising from ecto- and mesodermal totipotent cells in the nasopharynx, oropharynx and tonsils DiffDx Intranasal glioma, rhabdomyosarcoma, meningoencephalocele, Rathke pouch cyst, pharyngeal hypophysis, craniopharyngioma
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hair·y pol·yp

(hār'ē pol'ip)
A tissue mass arising from a more slender stalk with a piliated appearance; usually found in the oral cavity.
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