Gastric polyps

Dr Matt A. Morgan and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Gastric polyps are uncommon findings, even on endoscopy where they are encountered in only 2-6% of patients. 

Pathology

There are a number of gastric polyp subtypes 1-3:

There are a variety of lesions that may have polypoid-growth, such as gastric carcinoidgastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST), lymphoma, leiomyoma, etc. 

Article information

rID: 43006
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Gastric polyp
  • Stomach polyps
  • Stomach polyp

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1a: gastric polyp
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  • Case 1b: gastric polyp
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  • Case 1c: gastric polyp
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  • Case 2: hyperplastic polyps
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