Familial Adenomatous Polyposis

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Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)

; Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) Multiple polyp patients are a clinically heterogeneous group. Classical familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP; OMIM 175100) is caused by a germline mutation of the APC gene (at the locus 5q22-21) which activates the Wnt pathway (Bodmer et al. 1987; Groden et al. 1991; Clevers 2006). APC is also somatically mutated in…

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Gardner syndrome is a variant of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) characterized by multiple, bilateral atypical CHRPE. TRIAD=intestinal polyps+skeletal hamartomas+soft tissue tumours (cysts, neurofibromas, etc). Over 50% will have dental anomalies. This condition can be seen as early as childhood and patients will develop colon cancer if left untreated.

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Hello, My name is Todd, and my mission is to unleash awareness for Colorectal Cancer, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis [FAP], and Desmoid Tumors on the masses. The Vehicle for this Mission. I will be…