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Related to adenomatous: adenomatous polyp, Adenomatous polyposis coli, adenomatous hyperplasia

ad·e·no·ma

 (ăd′n-ō′mə)
n. pl. ad·e·no·mas or ad·e·no·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A benign epithelial tumor having a glandular origin and structure.

ad′e·nom′a·toid′ (ăd′n-ŏm′ə-toid′) adj.
ad′e·nom′a·tous (-ŏm′ə-təs) adj.

adenomatous

(ˌædɪˈnəʊmətəs)
adj
characterized by a collection of glandular growths
Translations

adenomatous

adj adenomatoso
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This description suggests that these cells show absorptive enterocyte differentiation, thus we may still consider their polyp to be a hyperplastic polyp with absorptive enterocyte differentiation having mixed components of tubular and villous adenomatous glands and, in addition, a focus of high-grade dysplasia.
17 NATURE that roughly 60 percent of each group of patients had a mutation in the adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) gene, known to cause an inherited predisposition to cancer-prone colorectal polyps.
Colonoscopy is considered the gold standard for CRC screening as it is the only screening method that allows the physician to inspect the entire colon and remove adenomatous polyps, the non-cancerous growths that have the potential to develop into colorectal cancer.
Francis Giardiello and colleagues at Johns Hopkins University reported results for patients with familial adenomatous polyposis.
In addition, it is also approved to reduce the number of adenomatous colorectal polyps in familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) -- a rare and devastating genetic disease that may result in colorectal cancer -- as an adjunct to usual care.
The two teams located the gene underlying familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), an inherited disorder affecting 1 in 5,000 people in the United States.
For instance, people who inherit another form of colon cancer, called familial adenomatous polyposis, may develop hundreds or thousands of pre-cancerous polyps in their teenage years.
These include patients with a history of adenomatous polyps greater than 1 cm in diameter, patients with many polyps, or patients with polyps that show a villous type of architecture on histology.
One or more adenomatous polyps larger than 1 cm were detected in 1% of self-identified wine drinkers, 18% of beer or liquor drinkers, and 12% of those who abstained from alcohol or consumed less than one serving per week.
Nasdaq: CLPA) today announced that it received last evening the expected FDA "non-approvable letter" for its NDA seeking approval of Aptosyn(TM) (exisulind) for the treatment and prevention of adenomatous polyps in Familial Polyposis (FAP) patients.
Now researchers have developed a genetic test to predict a person's risk of developing the precancerous condition, known as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP).
LOS ANGELES -- Virtual colonoscopy missed adenomatous lesions in 12% of patients, including 5% who had advanced lesions detected only on a follow-up optical colonoscopy, researchers reported at the annual Digestive Disease Week.