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micronodular hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells

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micronodular hyperplasia

Synopsis

- micronodular clusters of at least 5 cells not exceeding the diameter of gastric glands, lying within the gastric glands, or within the lamina propria at the deep aspect of the oxyntic glands.
- These collections do not exceed 150 microns in maximum size.

See also

- hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells

  • diffuse hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells
  • linear hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells
  • micronodular hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells
  • adenomatoid hyperplasia of enterochromaffin-like cells

Reference

- Hyperplastic, dysplastic, and neoplastic enterochromaffin-like-cell proliferations of the gastric mucosa. Classification and histogenesis. Solcia E, Fiocca R, Villani L, Luinetti O, Capella C. Am J Surg Pathol. 1995;19 Suppl 1:S1-7. Review. PMID: 7762735

- Solcia E, Bordi C, Creutzfeldt W, Dayal Y, Dayan AD, Falkmer S, Grimelius L, Havu N (1988) Histopathological classification of nonantral gastric endocrine growths in man. Digestion 41:185-200.