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Familial adenomatous polyposis

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Familial adenomatous polyposis" returned 43 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
[Familial adenomatous polyposis, desmoid tumors and Gardner syndrome].
Last Updated: Mar 26, 2020

About 15 % of patients with familial adenomatous polyposis "PAF" develop one or more desmoid tumors in their lifetime. These are benign mesenchymal tumors with local aggressivity but with no potential for metastases. Most of the desmoids tumors result from a sporadic genetic anomaly ...

Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Syndrome: An Update and Review of Extraintestinal Manifestations.
Last Updated: Apr 20, 2020

Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a rare genetic disorder with autosomal dominant inheritance, defined by numerous adenomatous polyps, which inevitably progress to colorectal carcinoma unless detected and managed early. Greater than 70% of patients with this syndrome also develop ...

Appropriate Management of Attenuated Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: Report of a Case and Review of the Literature.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2019

Hereditary polyposis syndromes in which APC gene germline mutations can lead to colorectal carcinogenesis are familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), attenuated FAP (AFAP) and MUTYH-associated polyposis. All 3 syndromes increase the potential for the development of colorectal cancer. ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Familial adenomatous polyposis" returned 8 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
Molecular Predicators of Duodenal Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Chemoprevention: Do Chemopreventive Drugs Hit Their Presumed Molecular Targets?
Last Updated: Dec 11, 2018

Patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) have an increased risk of developing duodenal adenomas and adenocarcinomas. In previous trials, sulindac (a cyclooxygenase inhibitor) alone failed to significantly suppress duodenal tumorigenesis in FAP patients, but sulindac plus ...

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Familial adenomatous polyposis" returned 418 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
[Familial adenomatous polyposis with papillary thyroid cancer:a case report].
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2020

The patient is 36-year-old woman who complained of proptosis and was diagnosed as thyroid cancer. The pathologic diagnosis of her resected specimen was papillary thyroid cancer, cribriform morular variant (CMV). Subsequently, she was suspected of having familial adenomatous polyposis ...

Familial Adenomatous Polyposis.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2020

[A Case of Long-Term Survival after Resection for Metachronous Liver and Lung Metastases of Rectal Cancer Associated with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis].
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2020

A 37-year-old man was admitted to our hospital for the treatment of familial adenomatous polyposis and rectal carcinoma. He underwent total colectomy with ileoanal anastomosis(pT3N1M0, pStage Ⅲa)followed by adjuvant therapy with S-1. Three months after primary surgery, CT and MRIrevealed ...

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