Familial Polyposis Syndromes

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Familial Polyposis Syndromes
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2011-06-02 22:39:42
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  1. Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP)
    • hundreds of polyps
    • 100% chance of cancer
    • colonoscopy q yr starting age 10
  2. Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC)
    • Normal appearing mucosa
    • Get cancer
  3. Gardners
    hundreds of polyps + bone/soft tissue tumors
  4. Peutz-Jeghers
    • pigmentation of mouth/hands/genitals
    • hamartoma polyps
    • low risk cancer
  5. Turcot syndrome
    colonic adenomas + CNS tumor
  6. Juvenile polyposis
    • polyps of colon, SB, and stomach
    • GI bleeding

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