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Disease Polyps

Name Polyps
Synonym Polyp
Definition Discrete abnormal tissue masses that protrude into the lumen of the DIGESTIVE TRACT or the RESPIRATORY TRACT. Polyps can be spheroidal, hemispheroidal, or irregular mound-shaped structures attached to the MUCOUS MEMBRANE of the lumen wall either by a stalk, pedunculus, or by a broad base.
Categories Pathology (anatomical condition)
MeSH® ID D011127

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathological Conditions, Anatomical Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Polyps Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Polyps Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Intestinal Polyps Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Nasal Polyps Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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