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Juvenile polyposis syndrome

Disease definition

A rare condition characterized by the presence of juvenile hamartomatous polyps in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • JIP
    • JPS
    • Juvenile gastrointestinal polyposis
    • Juvenile intestinal polyposis
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Childhood, Adolescent, Adult
  • ICD-10: D12.6
  • OMIM: 174900  175050  612242
  • UMLS: C0345893
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 3065
  • MedDRA: -

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