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Hyperplastic Polyposis

  • Angel Ferrández
  • Randall W. BurtEmail author
Chapter
Part of the M.D. Anderson Solid Tumor Oncology Series book series (MDA, volume 5)

Abstract

Hyperplastic polyposis is characterized by multiple or large hyperplastic polyps. Recent studies suggest a substantial rate of colorectal cancer. In this chapter, the clinicopathologic characteristics, management, and surveillance recommendations will be reviewed.

Keywords

Hyperplastic polyposis Hyperplastic Polyposis Colon cancer 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Huntsman Cancer InstituteUniversity of UtahSalt Lake CityUSA

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