colonic polyp


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POLYPS: Polyps in the colon, seen endoscopically

colonic polyp

An abnormal tissue growth within the lumen of the colon. It may be benign or malignant. See: illustration
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Juvenile colonic polyps and inflammatory bowel disease are the commonest causes of rectal bleeding in children7-9.
Methods: The retrospective descriptive study was conducted at the Department of Pathology, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Muscat, Oman, and comprised biopsy specimens of colonic polyps from patients related to a two-year period from 2011 to 2012.
Classification of Colonic Polyps Nonneoplastic Neoplastic Mucosal polyps Tubular adenoma Hyperplastic polyps Villous adenoma Juvenile polyps Tubulovillous adenoma Peutz-Jeghers polyps Inflammatory polyps
In conclusion, we reported an uncommon pattern of metastasis in primary gastric SRCC that occurred to the colon and presented as multiple colonic polyps.
Morphology, anatomic distribution and cancer potential of colonic polyps.
The colonic polyps of FAP-Gardner's syndrome exhibit a 100% risk of undergoing malignant transformation; consequently, early identification and surgical therapy of the disease are critical.
6% to 9% of all colonic polyps, (12,21-24) and reported risk factors for SSA/P include older age, female sex, smoking, diabetes mellitus, and obesity.
17 A recent study done on Chinese children showed incidence of colonic polyps to be 29% Crohns disease (CD) 15% and Ulcerative Colitis (UC) 1.