fibroepithelial polyp


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skin tag

1. a polypoid outgrowth of both epidermis and dermal fibrovascular tissue;
2. embryology a skin-covered projection that may or may not contain cartilage; typically located in a line between the tragus of the ear and the corner of the mouth and associated with external ear anomalies.

fibroepithelial polyp

fibroepithelial polyp

A smooth-surfaced polyp of the oral mucosa, usually developing after trauma to the area.
See: acrochordon
See also: polyp
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Fibroepithelial polyp of the ureter associated with an adjacent ureteral calculus.
Fibroepithelial polyp associated with congenital ureteral diverticulum: Report of 2 cases.
Fibroepithelial polyp of the lower urinary tract in adults.
Malignant Degeneration Within a Fibroepithelial Polyp of the Glans Penis: a Case Report and Literature Review.
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5, Hematoxylin and eosin staining) of the fibroepithelial polyp demonstrating fibrovascular nature.
Fibroepithelial polyps have a variety of proposed etiologies including: congenital development, infectious, inflammatory, or secondary to an obstructive process.
The pathology report revealed right fibroepithelial polyps.
A variant with predominant fibrosis and epithelial lining were labeled as Fibroepithelial polyp (Figure 2).
It appears that the entities such as Polypoidal endocervicitis, Endocervical polyp and Fibroepithelial polyp belong to spectrum of a single entity in the pathogenesis process with Polypoidal endocervicitis as initial lesion, Endocervical polyp as intermediate lesion and Fibroepithelial polyp as a last stage in the pathogenesis process of same entity.
4] Moreover, Tsai and colleagues described a fibroepithelial polyp of the glans penis also not associated with long-term condom catheter use in a man who allegedly practiced genital hanging kung fu for more than 10 years.