inflammatory polyp

Inflammatory polyp of the colon

What is an inflammatory polyp in the colon? An inflammatory polyp is a non-cancerous growth that develops on the inside surface of the colon. This type of polyp can develop anywhere along the length of the colon (from the cecum to the rectum) but they are most commonly found in the sigmoid colon or rectum. …
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Inflammatory polyp of the stomach

What is an inflammatory polyp in the stomach? An inflammatory polyp is a non-cancerous growth that develops from the tissue that lines the inside of the stomach. It is called a polyp because it often sticks out from the surface of the tissue. Inflammatory polyps are also called hyperplastic polyps. The stomach The stomach is …
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