Colon tumor
Atheroemboli associated polyps of colon

Authors: Shilpa Jain, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 December 2016, last major update August 2011

Copyright: (c) 2003-2016,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Atheroemboli polyps
Cite this page: Atheroemboli associated polyps of colon. website. Accessed March 20th, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Edematous submucosa with superficial ulceration and atheroemboli in arterioles of submucosal polyps which may contain cholesterol clefts