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Gastroduodenal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis

Gastroduodenal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis Gastroduodenal Polyps in Patients with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis James M. Church, M.D., Ellen McGannon, B.S.W., Sharon Hull-Boiner, Michael V. Sivak, M.D., Rosalind Van Stolk, M.D., David G. Jagelman, M.D., Victor W. Fazio, M.D., John R. Oakley, M.D., Ian C. Lavery, M.D., Jeffrey W. Milsom, M.D. From the Departments of Colorectal Surgery and Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio A review of the endoscopy reports and pathology results nomas).3-17 The prevalence of adenomas in this from esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) of all patients area is of prime concern, because carcinoma in the with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) undergoing duodenum and periampullary area is the most com- such an examination was performed. Two hundred forty- seven patients were identified, with an overall prevalence mon cause of death, after colorectal cancer, in FAP of duodenal adenomas of 66 percent and of fundic gland patients. 18 In 1986 we presented our initial EGD polyps of 61 percent. Analysis of our more recent expe- results in 100 patients with FAP. 14 In this paper we rience (1986 to 1990) shows the prevalence to be 88 percerlt and 84 percent, respectively. A normal-appearing augment the earlier report with our last five years papilla was adenomatous in 50 http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Wolters Kluwer Health

Gastroduodenal polyps in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis

Diseases of the Colon & Rectum , Volume 35 (12) – Dec 1, 1992

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© 1992 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
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0012-3706
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1530-0358
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10.1007/BF02251971
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Abstract

Gastroduodenal Polyps in Patients with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis James M. Church, M.D., Ellen McGannon, B.S.W., Sharon Hull-Boiner, Michael V. Sivak, M.D., Rosalind Van Stolk, M.D., David G. Jagelman, M.D., Victor W. Fazio, M.D., John R. Oakley, M.D., Ian C. Lavery, M.D., Jeffrey W. Milsom, M.D. From the Departments of Colorectal Surgery and Gastroenterology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio A review of the endoscopy reports and pathology results nomas).3-17 The prevalence of adenomas in this from esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) of all patients area is of prime concern, because carcinoma in the with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) undergoing duodenum and periampullary area is the most com- such an examination was performed. Two hundred forty- seven patients were identified, with an overall prevalence mon cause of death, after colorectal cancer, in FAP of duodenal adenomas of 66 percent and of fundic gland patients. 18 In 1986 we presented our initial EGD polyps of 61 percent. Analysis of our more recent expe- results in 100 patients with FAP. 14 In this paper we rience (1986 to 1990) shows the prevalence to be 88 percerlt and 84 percent, respectively. A normal-appearing augment the earlier report with our last five years papilla was adenomatous in 50

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Diseases of the Colon & RectumWolters Kluwer Health

Published: Dec 1, 1992

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