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Caption = Histopathology representing an inverted papilloma of the urinary bladder that was cystoscopically resected. Hematoxylin and eosion stain.
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An inverted papilloma is a type of
tumorin which surface epithelial cellsgrow downward into the underlying supportive tissue. It may occur in the nose and/or sinusesor in the urinary tract( bladder, renal pelvis, ureter, urethra). When it occurs in the nose or sinuses, it may cause symptomssimilar to those caused by sinusitis, such as nasal congestion. When it occurs in the urinary tract, it may cause blood in the urine.
* [http://www.cancer.gov/Templates/db_alpha.aspx?CdrID=346512 Inverted papilloma] entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
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