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mixed polyp

Monday 3 December 2012

The mixed polyp (MP) is also called "SSA with cytological dysplasia".

It include two separate hyperplastic and adenomatous components. One component is usually SSA (nondysplastic) whereas the second dysplastic component is either adenoma or TSA.

Open references

- Serrated polyposis syndrome: Molecular, pathological and clinical aspects
Carla Guarinos et al., 2012. Serrated polyposis syndrome: Molecular, pathological and clinical aspects. World J Gastroenterol 2012 May 28; 18(20): 2452-2461 - http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v18/i20/2452.htm