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Summary Literature (0)
DOID:0050424 - familial adenomatous polyposis

Disease Ontology Definition:An autosomal dominant disease that is 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.

Synonyms: adenomatous polyposis of the colon

Echinobase Genes : apc

OMIM:175100 - familial adenomatous polyposis 1; fap1
OMIM:608456 - familial adenomatous polyposis, 2; fap2

Other Model Organisms: AGR, MGI, ZFIN, FlyBase, WormBase, RGD

Ontology Viewers: Disease Ontology, EMBL-EBI, OLSVis tree view, Ontobee
Parent(s): autosomal dominant disease (is_a)