Definition of Rectal Polyp

This is a descriptive term referring of a mass of tissue that bulges or projects into the lumen of the rectum. The mass is macroscopically visible and may either have a broad base attachment to the rectal wall, or be on a pedunculated stalk. These may be benign or malignant.

Rectal Polyp is from the group

Gastrointestinal Polyp

Other Names for Rectal Polyp

Rectal Polyp
Polyp of Rectum
Polyp of the Rectum

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