Cite this page: Gulwani H. Inflammatory polyp. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/smallbowelinflammatorypolyp.html. Accessed March 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
Microscopic (histologic) description
- 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