Multiple metaplastic (hyperplastic) polyposis of the colon

Samuel M. Cohen, Lawrence Brown, Murray L. Janower, Frederick J. McCready

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Multiple metaplastic (hyperplastic) polyposis of the entire colon is an unusual entity which presents with a radiologic pattern resembling familial polyposis. It is important that the radiologist be aware of this entity and distinguish between these 2 conditions. The radiologic, pathologic, and clinical features of this condition are reviewed and an illustrative case is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)333-335
Number of pages3
JournalGastrointestinal Radiology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 1981
Externally publishedYes


  • Colon
  • polyps

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Gastroenterology


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