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What does VA stand for?

VA stands for Villous Adenoma

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[FIGURE 2 OMITTED] [FIGURE 3 OMITTED] Mucoceles can be divided into 3 categories: (1) retention mucocele with normal/hyperplastic appendiceal mucosa; (2) mucinous cystadenoma with neoplastic epithelium similar to that seen in villous adenomas and adenomatous polyps; and (3) mucinous cystadenocarcinoma with neoplastic epithelium similar to that seen in adenocarcinoma of the colon.
In the 1960s and 1970s, doubts began to surface about the malignant nature of these seemingly noninvasive tumors, and they were reclassified as mucinous cystadenomas or villous adenomas of the appendix, in keeping with the nomenclature for colorectal adenomatous polyps.
pylori gastritis was 9% in patients without polyps, 11% in patients with hyperplastic polyps, 12% in patients with adenoma, 14% in patients with advanced adenoma, 15% in patients with villous adenoma or polyps with high-grade dysplasia, and 18% in patients with colonic adenocarcinoma.