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Polyps and Cancers in Biopsy Samples - Rhonda K. Yantiss, MD

Original release date: May 2, 2019
Access to this course expires on:  January 27, 2022
CME/SAMs 1.5

Faculty: Rhonda K. Yantiss, MD

Learning Objectives:
  • Distinguish benign mimics from adenocarcinoma in polypectomy specimens.
  • Recognize features of syndromic polyps in patients without a history of a polyposis disorder.
  • Extracellular mucin is highly atypical in anal biopsy samples from patients with colonic fistula, detection should raise suspicion for a malignancy.