colon

Hyperplastic polyp – Colon –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for hyperplastic polyp of the colon. by Shaheed Hakim, MD FRCPC, reviewed on May 30, 2019 Quick facts: A hyperplastic polyp is a non-cancerous growth in the colon and rectum. Hyperplastic polyps are very common and they can occur anywhere in the colon or …
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Adenocarcinoma – Colon –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for adenocarcinoma of the colon. by Ipshita Kak MD FRCPC, reviewed on April 25, 2019 Quick facts: Adenocarcinoma is the most common type of colon cancer. Adenocarcinoma can start anywhere in the colon. Your pathology report will include important information such as the tumour grade …
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Villous adenoma – Colon –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for villous adenoma. by Ipshita Kak, MD FRCPC, updated on May 15, 2019 Quick facts: A villous adenoma is a non-cancerous growth that develops from the cells that line the inside of the colon. Villous adenomas are a common type of polyp in the colon. Large …
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Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma – Colon –

This article will help you read and understand your pathology report for poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma of the colon. by Ipshita Kak MD FRCPC, updated on June 4, 2020 Quick facts: Poorly differentiated neuroendocrine carcinoma is a type of cancer that develops from neuroendocrine cells in the colon. Neuroendocrine carcinoma is divided into two groups …
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