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DOID DOID:0050424
Name familial adenomatous polyposis
Definition An autosomal genetic disease that has_material_basis_in mutations in the APC gene and involves formation of numerous polyps in the epithelium of the large intestine which are initially benign and later transform into colon cancer.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Familial_adenomatous_polyposis, http://www.omim.org/entry/175100?search=adenomatous%20polyposis
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GARD:6408

MESH:D011125

NCI:C3339

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:72900001

UMLS_CUI:C0032580

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adenomatous polyposis of the colon [EXACT]

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is_a autosomal genetic disease

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