Definitions for "Familial Polyposis"
Keywords:  polyps, colon, fap, pah, rectum
An inherited condition in which hundreds to thousands of polyps develop in the colon and rectum.
A rare condition, tending to run in families, in which the moist layer of tissue lining the colon (mucosa) is covered with polyps.
FAP an inherited disease in which the colon and rectum contain a large number of polyps