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Kids Familial Adenomatous Polyposis: Introduction from Hopkins Medicine

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source: Johns Hopkins

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This section is dedicated to kids and teenagers who have a genetic condition called FAP. FAP, or its full name, familial adenomatous polyposis, is a condition in which polyps (pronounced pol’ips) form in the digestive tract and are inherited. Polyps are abnormal, mushroom-like growths that form on the inside of the digestive tract.

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