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Disease Aberrant Crypt Foci

Name Aberrant Crypt Foci
Synonyms Crypt Foci, Aberrant | Foci, Aberrant Crypt
Definition Clusters of colonic crypts that appear different from the surrounding mucosa when visualized after staining. They are of interest as putative precursors to colorectal adenomas and potential biomarkers for colorectal carcinoma.
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D058739

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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Precancerous Conditions Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Aberrant Crypt Foci Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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