Gardner's syndrome

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Gardner's syndrome

n. síndrome de Gardner. 1. múltiple poliposis del colon asociado con riesgo de carcinoma del colon; 2. tumor de tejido blando de la piel.
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Four of Patricia's five sisters inherited the tragic genetic legacy of familial polyposis coli which can lead to colon cancer.
With the exception of presymptomatic testing for familial polyposis coli [a genetic disorder resulting in colon cancer], there is no documented benefit to the child of testing for cystic fibrosis carrier status or presymptomatic testing for Huntington's disease.
HR15 Colonoscopy: Persons with a family history of familial polyposis coli or cancer family syndrome, a) two or more first degree relatives with colon cancer, start colonoscopy at age 35 or 5 yrs less than youngest relative with cancer and continue every 3-5 years.
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