Friday, 2 December 2016

Know All The Important Facts About FAP

Familial Adenomatous Polyposis is a rare inherited condition characterized by the development of umpteen tumors in the colon and rectum area. The tumors start out as benign and certainly non-cancerous. In its earlier stage, these fibrous mass are termed as desmoid tumors.

 Since its inherited, the signs show up right from the age of 16. The tumors aren’t painful. However, just like cancer implies multiplication of cells in a rapid pace, FAP also involve quick amplification of colorectal tumors. More aged these fibrous bodies get, risks of being targeted with the Big C increases too.