polypus

Definitions of polypus
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n a small vascular growth on the surface of a mucous membrane

Synonyms:
polyp
Types:
adenomatous polyp
a polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium
sessile polyp
a relatively flat polyp
pedunculated polyp
a polyp with a stalk or peduncle
Type of:
growth
(pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)

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