Ampulla of Vater
Benign / nonneoplastic
Papillary hyperplasia

Topic Completed: 1 November 2012

Revised: 26 June 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Papillary hyperplasia[title]

Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Cite this page: Gulwani H. Papillary hyperplasia. website. Accessed December 13th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Poorly defined concept - no clinical significance
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • More prominent papillary folds than usual, no dysplasia
Differential diagnosis
  • Adenoma (dysplastic epithelium)
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