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Multiple Polyposis Of The Colon
It can: Also impact on other parts of the GI tract including the duodenum. This inherited disorder also is associated with abdominal desmoid tumors. ...Read more
Yes: Requires surgery. True fap is almost uniformly fatal by age 50. ...Read more
If theres hereditary predisposition of colon cancer how often should a person do colonoscopy and wha are the risk factors? And What is polyposis test?
Colon CA/screening: ACS screening for families that have a strong history. There are families that have predisposition to develop color and rectal CA. They say screening should start 10 yrs prior to the family members Dx. Say mom Dx at 40, screening would start at 30 in her family. Once you've had the first scope re can be made on the frequency, every 3 to 5 yrs depending on number of members Dx. ...Read more
Is it odd to have three colon polyps removed during the same procedure, or is multiple-polyp removal common?
What options do I have for surgical site for a colon/ bledder surgery if I have suffered excessive scaring from multiple abdominal surgeries?
Surgical Scars: Question best directed to your surgeon . Probably midline incision would be used. Surgeon would have to deal with scar tissue (adhesions)from prior surgeries as well as gain access to the areas of concern for the planned surgery. The degree of adhesions present can make the surgery potentially more difficult so the surgeon will wish to make an incision that assures the best exposure. ...Read more
My daughter has a severe case of pancreatitis attributed to multiple colon surgeries. She is fed using a tp. Is there a cure? Surgeries healing.
Colon - cecum, ascending, hepatic flexure, transverse, splenic flexure, descending, sigmoid, rule out mcn, " are multiple tan, irregular to linear soft?
What is the question: Please resubmit your question; as it is written it is currently not possible for me to answer. I look forward to your resubmission and being able to answer your question. ...Read more
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