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What is granular mucosa colon?

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Dr. Joseph Rank answered

Specializes in Pathology

At colonoscopy the doctor will describe the appearance of the mucosa of the colon during the examination. Granular appearing mucosa usually means there is a roughened or sometimes reddish appearance and often correlates with inflammation in the colon. The pathologist is the doctor who looks at the biopsy makes that diagnosis.

Answered Jan 21, 2020



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