The present study analyzes our own experience with 337 colonie adenomas and elucidates the relationship between the villous component of polyps and their chances of being malignant. Our study has shown an increased de' incidence of severe dysplasia and carcinoma in the presence cf papillary [eatiires. the frequency with which a villous growth pattern is [oundincreases with the size oJ the polyps and age the patients. From our review, ttuo-thirds of adenomas removed [romrhe large intestine are not purely adenomatous and shoui a varied percentage of villous component. Our classification poys strict attention to histologic growth patterns
Il significato della componente villosa negli adenomi del colon / DI CURZIO, Berardo; Modesti, Mauro; Mei, Massimo; Annunziata, Stefano; Mengoli, Alessandra; Giacomelli, Laura. - In: LA NUOVA STAMPA MEDICA ITALIANA. - ISSN 0393-4160. - STAMPA. - 3:4(1983), pp. 101-105.