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Giant Fibrovascular Esophageal Polyp

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Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Giant Fibrovascular Esophagus Polyp; Giant Fibrovascular Polyp of Esophagus; Giant Fibrovascular Polyp of the Esophagus


A benign, elongated intraluminal polypoid neoplasm of the esophagus. It is characterized by the presence of adipose tissue lobules separated by dense fibrous tissue bands and dilated blood vessels. The polyp is covered by normal squamous epithelium. [from NCI]

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CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVGiant Fibrovascular Esophageal Polyp

Recent clinical studies


Cordoş I, Istrate A, Codreşi M, Bolca C
Chirurgia (Bucur) 2012 Jul-Aug;107(4):518-20. PMID: 23025120
Drenth J, Wobbes T, Bonenkamp JJ, Nagengast FM
Dig Dis Sci 2002 Nov;47(11):2598-604. doi: 10.1023/a:1020592900552. PMID: 12452402
Patel J, Kieffer RW, Martin M, Avant GR
Gastroenterology 1984 Oct;87(4):953-6. PMID: 6468883

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