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Disease ⇒ Colon polyps {40000437}

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Type:
Disease
Definition:
Colon polyps
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Details


Initialisation date:
2022-02-07
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Meta Information


MedDra ID:
10010003
MedDra Level:
llt
ICD:[  ]
Category:[  ]
Zone:
 Gut
Mechanism:[  ]

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Shared Reference Notes


  • [1.1] [#Bacteroides fragilis] [#Lipopolysaccharide
    - BF is enriched in patients with polyps > inflammatory cytokines in the mucosa adjacent to polyps. - BF from polyps is enriched for LPS biosynthesis genes, activates TLR4, and induces IL-12 > induce a pro-inflammatory response. - Presence of LPS genes and elevated expression of LPS are found in polyp tissues.
  • [1.3] [#Fusobacterium mortiferum
    - The anaerobic F. mortiferum commonly colonizes the gastrointestinal tract (albeit in low abundance) of the Chinese, but not Western, population, and its proliferation has been recently noted in patients with colorectal polyps

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