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colorectal hyperplastic polyp

Monday 9 May 2022

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Definition : Hyperplastic polyps (HPs) are common, typically diminutive mucosal lesions of the colon and rectum which, until recently, were widely viewed as nonneoplastic and unrelated to colorectal carcinoma (CRC).

Predisposition syndromes

- hyperplastic polyposis

Variants

- goblet cell rich variant

See also

- hyperplastic polyp-like polyps
- serrated adenoma
- hyperplastic polyp