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What is Familial Multiple Polyposis?

What is Familial Multiple Polyposis?

  • Familial Multiple Polyposis: A genetic condition characterized by the development of adenomatous polyps mainly in the colon and rectum. There may be hundreds or thousands of polyps and these polyps have a predisposition for becoming cancerous.

Familial Multiple Polyposis: Introduction

Types of Familial Multiple Polyposis:

Broader types of Familial Multiple Polyposis:

How serious is Familial Multiple Polyposis?

Prognosis of Familial Multiple Polyposis: Malignancy can develop by 40 years of age.
Complications of Familial Multiple Polyposis: see complications of Familial Multiple Polyposis

What causes Familial Multiple Polyposis?

Causes of Familial Multiple Polyposis: see causes of Familial Multiple Polyposis

What are the symptoms of Familial Multiple Polyposis?

Symptoms of Familial Multiple Polyposis: see symptoms of Familial Multiple Polyposis

Complications of Familial Multiple Polyposis: see complications of Familial Multiple Polyposis

Onset of Familial Multiple Polyposis: Polyps may start to develop during the teenage years.

Familial Multiple Polyposis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Familial Multiple Polyposis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Familial Multiple Polyposis.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Familial Multiple Polyposis: see treatments for Familial Multiple Polyposis

Name of Familial Multiple Polyposis

Main name of condition: Familial Multiple Polyposis

 

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