J Korean Soc Radiol.  2020 Jan;81(1):203-206. 10.3348/jksr.2020.81.1.203.

Inflammatory Fibroid Polyp of the Appendix: A Case Report

Affiliations
  • 1Department of Radiology, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Daegu, Korea. sungho1999@ynu.ac.kr
  • 2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, Yeungnam University, Daegu, Korea.

Abstract

An inflammatory fibroid polyp is a rare benign tumor that can arise throughout the gastrointestinal tract. Most cases are observed in the stomach or ileum, and more rarely in the appendix (< 1%). We report on a case of an inflammatory fibroid polyp of the appendix.


MeSH Terms

Appendix*
Gastrointestinal Tract
Ileum
Intestinal Polyps
Leiomyoma*
Polyps*
Stomach
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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