Psychological distress and quality of life of partners of individuals with familial adenomatous polyposis.

OBJECTIVE Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is a genetic condition characterized by the development of multiple adenomas in the colorectum that could lead to colorectal cancer. Our aim was to assess levels and predictors of psychological distress and quality of life (QOL) among partners of FAP-patients. METHODS A nationwide, cross-sectional survey… CONTINUE READING