Table of ContentsDefinition / General | Gross Description | Micro Description | Positive Stains | Additional References
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Definition / General
- Only rarely described
- Resembles transitional mucosa surrounding carcinoma and adenoma in the colon (Pathol Res Pract 1987;182:690)
- Small polypoid lesion
- Elongated and widened crypts, enlarged goblet cells and increased mucin