Nasal polyp

Nasal polyp is an Inflammatory and proliferating mass arising from the epithelial linings of Nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses. In general, Nasal polyp appears to be grayish white, smoothly surfaced, and glutinous and agar-like mass. The pathogenesis is thought to be multifactorial.

Signs & Symptoms

  • Polyp (morphologic abnormality)
  • Where it Occurs

  • Nasal structure (body structure)
  • Entire nose (body structure)
  • Abbreviated Terms

  • polypoid nasal hyperplasia
  • Also Known As

  • nose polyp
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code J33

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