polypus


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polypus

(ˈpɒlɪpəs)
n, pl -pi (-paɪ)
(Pathology) pathol another word for polyp2
[C16: via Latin from Greek: polyp]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polypus - a small vascular growth on the surface of a mucous membranepolypus - a small vascular growth on the surface of a mucous membrane
growth - (pathology) an abnormal proliferation of tissue (as in a tumor)
adenomatous polyp - a polyp that consists of benign neoplastic tissue derived from glandular epithelium; "adenomatous polyps are visible protrusions that can develop on the mucosal surface of the colon or rectum"
sessile polyp - a relatively flat polyp
pedunculated polyp - a polyp with a stalk or peduncle
Translations

polypus

[ˈpɒlɪpəs] N (polypi (pl)) [ˈpɒlɪpaɪ] (Zool) → pólipo m

polypus

nPolyp m
References in classic literature ?
He caught hold of the rock with both hands and clung to it groaning with pain till the wave retired, so he was saved that time; but presently the wave came on again and carried him back with it far into the sea--tearing his hands as the suckers of a polypus are torn when some one plucks it from its bed, and the stones come up along with it--even so did the rocks tear the skin from his strong hands, and then the wave drew him deep down under the water.
Each polypus, though closely united to its brethren, has a distinct mouth, body, and tentacula.
03 Distribution of mass lesions other than Polyposis nasopharyngeal angiofibroma 8 inverted papiloma 7 fibrous dysplasia 5 rhinisporidiosis 4 bleeding polypus 3 maxillary mucocele 3 Nasoalveolar cyst 2 pleomorphic adenoma 1 nasal dermoid 1 Granuloma Pyogenicum 1 Angiomyxomatous polyp 1 meningoencephalocoele 1 Note: Table made from pie chart.
3mm ,55-Watson Williams Nasal Polypus Forceps ,56-Biopsy Punch Forceps - 5mm ,57.
namque sagacius unus odoror, polypus an gravis hirsutis cubet hircus in alis 5 quam canis acer ubi lateat sus.
The layered details of Fielding's scientific parodies testify to his faith in his audience's familiarity with the source, which he could depend on, as the months leading up to the publication of Terrestrial Chrysipus saw several newspapers reporting on Rene-Antoine Ferchault de Reaumur's account of the polyps to France's Academie des Sciences, (30) In the week before Fielding's parody appeared, papers across London were running advertisements for a six-shilling copy of "Several Papers read before the Royal Society, concerning the Fresh-Water Polypus," (31)
In all the cases, 19,343 patients were diagnosed as cholecystolithiasis, including 16,754 chronic cholecystolithiasis and 2589 acute cholecystolithiasis; 2154 patients were diagnosed as cholecystic polypus.
He then talked about polyps detection, polypus retrieval, withdrawal time.
Four week later the 10th dose of RT, the patient developed widespread polypus masses on the gingiva, and renal ultrasonography performed -due to abdominal pain showed hypoechoic lesions in the renal parenchyma.
Specimen: Torsion of Fibroid Polypus of Pyriform Fossa, Proc.