Annals of Colorectal Research

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Rectal Polyp with Osseous Metaplasia: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Nitin Rangrao Gaikwad 1 , * , Sudhir Jagdishprasad Gupta 1 and Kirti Jaiswal 1
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1 Department of Gastroenterology, Government Medical College and Super Specialty Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: December 31, 2018, 6 (4); e84950
  • Published Online: November 27, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 4, 2018
  • Accepted: October 13, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/acr.84950

To Cite: Gaikwad N R, Gupta S J, Jaiswal K. Rectal Polyp with Osseous Metaplasia: A Case Report and Review of the Literature, Ann Colorectal Res. 2018 ; 6(4):e84950. doi: 10.5812/acr.84950.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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