Small bowel (small intestine)
Benign tumors and tumor-like conditions
Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 21 December 2012, last major update August 2012
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● Polypoid inflammatory mucosa associated with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis
● Also amebiasis, schistosomiasis, ulcers, anastomotic sites
● Solitary small polyps of inflamed regenerating mucosa in a fibroblastic or granulation tissue stroma
● No/few mitotic figures, no atypical mitotic figures, often zonation
● May have bizarre stromal changes resembling sarcoma
End of Small bowel (small intestine) > Benign tumors and tumor-like conditions > Inflammatory polyp
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