adenomatosis


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adenomatosis

[‚ad·ən‚ō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
A condition characterized by multiple adenomas within an organ or in several related organs.
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Renal adenomatosis associated with carcinoma of the lower urinary tract: a case report with immunohistochemical study.
7] Human genes: APC, adenomatosis polyposis coli; MUTYH (or MYH), mutY homolog (E.
Thyroid morphology of animals treated with PTU was characterized by the presence of parenchymatous goiter with intra- and interfollicular adenomatosis.
The two commonest hereditary syndromes are familial adenomatosis polyposis (FAP) and hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (HNPCC).
In general, these mutations involve Wnt signal transduction proteins including the activation of beta-catenin and inactivation of the (APC) adenomatosis polyposis coil protein.
Almost 100% of patients with familial adenomatous polyposis have developed duodenal adenomatosis by 70-75 years of age, reported Dr.