Definition of Biopsy – polyps
A polyp is a diagnostic procedure that takes a sample of or removes polyps (abnormal growths) for examination.
Todd Eisner, MD, Private practice specializing in Gastroenterology, Boca Raton, FL, Clinical Instructor, Florida Atlantic University School of Medicine. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/15/2009