- Written by Los Angeles Colonoscopy
Presumed Familial Polyposis: Multiple colonic polyps (<20) was seen in the right colon of this 76 years old male with a past history of rectal carcinoma resected 12 years previously. Histology of these polyps was that of tubular adenoma. He had 4 polyps including villous adenoma removed 4 years previously from the same right colon; and his upper endoscopy revealed duodenal hyperplastic polyp. He refused genetic testing and denied any family history for colorectal neoplasm.