Familial Adenomatous Polyposis with Synchronous Invasive Malignancy: A Case Study with Review of Literature

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Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a rare autosomal dominant condition characterized by diffuse intestinal polyposis, specific gene mutation, and predilection for developing colon cancer. Left untreated, patients with FAP usually develop colorectal carcinoma during early adulthood. A patient affected with FAP and synchronous colorectal cancer was… (More)

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