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Descriptor English: Adenoma, Villous
Descriptor Spanish: Adenoma Velloso
Descriptor Portuguese: Adenoma Viloso
Descriptor French: Adénome villeux
Entry term(s): Adenomas, Villous
Villous Adenoma
Villous Adenomas
Tree number(s): C04.557.470.035.185
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018253
Scope note: An adenoma of the large intestine. It is usually a solitary, sessile, often large, tumor of colonic mucosa composed of mucinous epithelium covering delicate vascular projections. Hypersecretion and malignant changes occur frequently. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Annotation: coordinate with probably COLONIC NEOPLASMS
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
BS blood supply
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SC secondary
SU surgery
TH therapy
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Adenoma (1967-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31678
Unique ID: D018253
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/25
Revision Date: 1995/06/08
Adenoma, Villous - Preferred
Concept UI M0027482
Scope note An adenoma of the large intestine. It is usually a solitary, sessile, often large, tumor of colonic mucosa composed of mucinous epithelium covering delicate vascular projections. Hypersecretion and malignant changes occur frequently. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Preferred term Adenoma, Villous
Entry term(s) Adenomas, Villous
Villous Adenoma
Villous Adenomas



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