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Prognosis of Familial polyposis -- classical

Prognosis of Familial polyposis -- classical: benign polyps can form in teenage years with cancer development usually occurring late in the 3rd decade ...see also Overview of Familial polyposis -- classical

Onset of Familial polyposis -- classical: all patients with this syndrome develop colon cancer by age 35-40 years. In addition, an increased risk exists for the development of other malignancies.

Complications:

Complications of Familial polyposis -- classical may include:

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

Complications of Familial polyposis -- classical from the Diseases Database include:


Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Familial polyposis -- classical.

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Familial polyposis -- classical usually refers to the likely outcome of Familial polyposis -- classical. The prognosis of Familial polyposis -- classical may include the duration of Familial polyposis -- classical, chances of complications of Familial polyposis -- classical, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Familial polyposis -- classical, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Familial polyposis -- classical. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.

 

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