The histopathology of fundic gland polyps of the stomach.

  title={The histopathology of fundic gland polyps of the stomach.},
  author={Randall G. Lee and Robert W Burt},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={86 4},
To assess the histopathologic features of fundic gland polyps (FGP) of the stomach, 83 specimens from 25 patients were examined. In nine patients, FGP were associated with an inherited adenomatous polyposis syndrome; the other 16 patients had nonsyndromic FGP. FGP were microscopically characterized by the presence of fundic glands with variably disordered architecture, a feature not previously emphasized. Disordered architecture, found in 80 of 83 specimens (96%), comprised a spectrum of… CONTINUE READING

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