Collapsing Polypoid Cysts of the Sigmoid

  • Daryl Ramai
  • Febin John
  • Denzil Etienne
  • Sandar Linn
  • Philip Xiao
  • Madhavi Reddy
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Keywords

Pneumatosis cystoides coli Colonoscopy Pseudopolyps 

Notes

Authors’ Contribution

D. Ramai performed the literature review and wrote the manuscript. P. Xiao provided histological interpretation and images. F. John, D. Etienne, S. Linn, and M. Reddy revised the manuscript for intellectual content. D. Ramai is the article guarantor.

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Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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© The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Gastroenterology and HepatologyThe Brooklyn Hospital Center, Academic Affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Clinical Affiliate of The Mount Sinai HospitalBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyThe Brooklyn Hospital Center, Academic Affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Clinical Affiliate of The Mount Sinai HospitalBrooklynUSA

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