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Intestinal Polyposis MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Intestinal Polyposis
Tree Number(s)
C06.405.469.578
Unique ID
D044483
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D044483
Annotation
INTESTINAL POLYPS is also available; familial: consider also ADENOMATOUS POLYPOSIS COLI
Scope Note
The growth of INTESTINAL POLYPS. Growth processes include neoplastic (ADENOMA and CARCINOMA) and non-neoplastic (hyperplastic, mucosal, inflammatory, and other polyps).
Entry Term(s)
Cronkhite-Canada Syndrome
Polyposis, Skin Pigmentation, Alopecia, And Fingernail Changes
NLM Classification #
WI 430
Previous Indexing
Intestinal Polyps (1973-2003)
Polyps (1966-1973)
Public MeSH Note
2004; see INTESTINAL POLYPS 1996-2003; for CRONKHITE-CANADA SYNDROME see CHURG-STRAUSS SYNDROME 1992-1995
History Note
2004; use INTESTINAL POLYPS 1996-2003; for CRONKHITE-CANADA SYNDROME use CHURG-STRAUSS SYNDROME 1992-1995
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2012/07/03
Intestinal Polyposis Preferred
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