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Undiagnosed Familial polyposis -- classical

Undiagnosed Causes of Familial polyposis -- classical

As part of Familial polyposis -- classical diagnosis, consider whether any of these underlying medical Familial polyposis -- classical causes may have been overlooked:

  • The genetic defect in FAP is a germline mutation in the adenomatous polyposis coli gene
  • More hidden causes »

Undiagnosed Complications of Familial polyposis -- classical

As part of Familial polyposis -- classical diagnosis, consider whether any of these Familial polyposis -- classical complications may have been overlooked:

  • Bowel cancer
  • Colorectal cancer (100% in untreated patients)
  • Duodenal or periampullary adenocarcinoma (4-12%)
  • Desmoid formation (as many as 20%, typically postcolectomy)
  • More complications »

Undiagnosed Diseases

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About undiagnosed conditions:

One possible misdiagnosis is the failure to correctly diagnose Familial polyposis -- classical leading to a person remaining with undiagnosed Familial polyposis -- classical. Any condition can potentially be missed and stay undiagnosed. For a general overview of diseases that are often undiagnosed, see Failure to Diagnose or Under-Diagnosed Diseases.

 

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