Giant fibrovascular polyp of the esophagus

Peter C Belafsky, Ronald Amedee, Jeffrey Zimmerman

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Giant fibrovascular polyps (FVP) are the most common intraluminal tumors of the esophagus. The case of a second, nonrecurrent FVP is presented. A thorough review of the literature was conducted to provide an informative discussion on this benign but potentially life-threatening neoplasm.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)428-431
Number of pages4
JournalSouthern Medical Journal
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1999
Externally publishedYes

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    Belafsky, P. C., Amedee, R., & Zimmerman, J. (1999). Giant fibrovascular polyp of the esophagus. Southern Medical Journal, 92(4), 428-431.