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adenomatous

 [ad″ĕ-nom´ah-tus]
pertaining to adenoma or to nodular hyperplasia of a gland.

ad·e·nom·a·tous

(ad'ĕ-nō'mă-tŭs),
Relating to an adenoma, and to some types of glandular hyperplasia.

ad·e·nom·a·tous

(ad'ĕ-nō'mă-tŭs)
Relating to an adenoma, and to some types of glandular hyperplasia.
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There were features of juvenile retention, hyperplastic and adenomatous polyps with no more than low-grade dysplasia in the latter (Fig.
The evidence for adenoma prevention was quite strong when the two celecoxib trials were prematurely halted following the September 2004 suspension of the Adenomatous Polyp Prevention on Vioxx (APPROVE) trial in response to cardiovascular concerns with that COX-2 inhibitor.
But in some people, the doctor first finds a kind of benign tumor called an adenomatous polyp.
Tobacco smoking and colorectal hyperplastic and adenomatous polyps. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev.
Patients showing adenomatous polyps over 5 mm in diameter were enrolled in the present study.
Next to adenomatous polyp this mesenchymal tumors are the most common benign tumors of colon.
Within several years of their onset, adenomatous polyps can become cancerous if they are not removed.
A / THE BEST APPROACH HINGES on the number, degree, and age of relatives diagnosed with colorectal cancer (CRC) or adenomatous polyps (AP).
These include patients who have a history of adenomatous polyps which are greater than 1 cm in diameter, patients with numerous polyps, or patients with polyps that show a villous type of architecture on histology.
(1) The majority of colorectal cancers are believed to arise within benign adenomatous polyps and follow the adenoma-carcinoma sequence.
Adenomatous polyps. The adenomatous polyp is the precursor of most CRCs.
That finding suggested that the origination and development of adenomatous polyps proceeded through a top-down mechanism.