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Organ: Large intestine
The preparation shows hundreds of pseudopolyps.
Diagnosis: Ulcerative colitis
- Genetic factors
- Environmental factors
Pseudopolyps are polyp-like outgrowths from the mucosa commonly found in ulcerative colitis. They’re not true polyps as they are not neoplastic.
7. Colonic diverticulosis
9. Rectal polyp (repetition)