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a polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium.
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adenomatous polypA premalignant lesion arising in the gastrointestinal mucosa, which increases in frequency with age.
Polypectomy, follow-up every 3 years.
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adenomatous polypGI disease A premalignant glandular tumor arising in the GI tract mucosa, which is more common in older persons Management Polypectomy, followup every 3 yrs
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ad·e·nom·a·tous pol·yp(ad'ĕ-nō'mă-tŭs pol'ip)
A polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium.
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