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pol·yp·o·sis

 (pŏl′ə-pō′sĭs)
n. pl. pol·yp·o·ses (-sēz)
The presence of several polyps in the body.

polyposis

(ˌpɒlɪˈpəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) med the formation of many polyps or a condition characterized by such
Translations

pol·y·po·sis

n. poliposis, formación numerosa de pólipos.

polyposis

n poliposis f; familial adenomatous — poliposis adenomatosa familiar
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Nasal polyposis (NP) is an inflammatory disease of the paranasal sinuses and nasal cavity.
We present a case of a 63-year-old woman with REAH that originated from the right-sided superior turbinate and that was associated with nasal polyposis of the left nasal cavity.
The last decade has seen the development of a number of guidelines, consensus documents as well as publications on the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of rhinosinusitis and nasal polyposis in U.
Objective: To compare combined oral and topical corticosteroids versus only topical corticosteroids after functional endoscopic sinus surgery in cases of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis.
Objectives: To describe the efficacy of Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) in our set up in comparison with other published studies to treat primary and recurrent nasal polyposis.
OptiNose is seeking marketing approval of OPN-375 in the US for the treatment of nasal polyposis in adults.
Their study mainly involved examination of serial sections of minute polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis, but they also digressed to discuss tiny polyps in general, and it was in that digression that they called polyps with sawtooth architecture hyperplastic polyps.
Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is an autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the development of multiple adenomas in the colon and rectum and a high risk of subsequent cancer.
It is characterized by the presence of diffuse GI polyposis, dystrophic changes in the fingernails, alopecia, cutaneous hyperpigmentation, diarrhea, weight loss, abdominal pain, and complications of malnutrition [1].
USPRwire, Wed Sep 23 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Coli Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Coli clinical trials scenario.
Multiple lymphomatous polyposis (MLP) is rare form of NHL in which MCL presents as numerous polyps through a long portion of the GI tract.
Here, an eight-year old patient with continuing complaints and pulmonary parenchymal findings despite conventional treatment who was diagnosed with primary follicular bronchiolitis and developed severe nasal polyposis in the follow-up was presented.