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Familial adenomatous polyposis

FAPAdenomatous polyposis coli
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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Familial adenomatous polyposis" returned 37 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 ...

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. ...

Management of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis in Children and Adolescents: Position Paper From the ESPGHAN Polyposis Working Group.
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2020

Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a well-described inherited syndrome, characterized by the development of hundreds to thousands of adenomas in the colorectum, with implications in children and adolescents. Almost all adult patients will develop colorectal cancer if they are ...

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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 400 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Ampullary cancer in a patient with familial adenomatous polyposis - a rare case report and current status of management.
Last Updated: Jan 08, 2020

Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is an inherited autosomal dominant disorder. Extracolonic manifestations are seen quite often. As prophylactic colectomy has become a standard care in FAP patients, the concerns over the development of associated extracolonic malignancies have ...

Effect of physical fitness on colorectal tumor development in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2019

Although accumulated epidemiological evidence indicates that a good physical fitness level may prevent the development of sporadic colorectal cancer (CRC), few studies have examined the effect of physical fitness level on familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP). This cross-sectional ...

Pathogenic Variants in Latvian Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Patients.
Last Updated: Feb 20, 2020

Familial adenomatous polyposis is one of the -associated polyposis conditions described as genetically predetermined colorectal polyposis syndrome with a variety of symptoms. The purpose of this study was to determine sequence variants of the gene in patients with familial adenomatous ...

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