Colon tumor
Polyps
Lymphoid polyp


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Revised: 17 June 2019

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PubMed Search: Lymphoid [title] polyp colon


Shilpa Jain, M.D.
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Cite this page: Jain S. Lymphoid polyp. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/colontumorlymphoidpolyp.html. Accessed October 14th, 2019.
Clinical features
Case reports
Treatment
  • Excision
  • Chemotherapy for lymphoma has been useful
Gross description
  • Soft, superficial polyp covered by intact, smooth, gray mucosa
  • Single or multiple
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Mucosal or submucosal lymphoid follicles with germinal centers that may distort muscularis mucosa or involve muscularis propria
Microscopic (histologic) images

Images hosted on other servers:

Lymphoid follicles
infiltrating
throughout
bowel wall

Reactive germinal center

Pseudolymphoma
in a case with
previous colon and
gastric carcinoma

Differential diagnosis
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