Colon tumor
Transitional polyp

Topic Completed: 1 August 2011

Revised: 9 January 2019, last major update August 2011

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Definition / general
Gross description
  • Small polypoid lesion
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Elongated and widened crypts, enlarged goblet cells and increased mucin
Positive stains
Additional references
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