FAP Polyps - Surgically Resected
|Title:||FAP Polyps - Surgically Resected|
Many polyps are present on a surgically removed colon.
Familial adenomatous polyposis is characterized by multiple (>100) adenomatous polyps in the colon and rectum developing after the first decade of life, as shown here upon surgical resection of the colon.
Anatomy -- Digestive/Gastrointestinal System
Cells or Tissue -- Abnormal Cells or Tissue
|Type:||Color, Photo (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Miguel Rodriguez-Bigas, MD, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center (Photographer)|
|Date Created:||May 21, 2015|
|Date Added:||June 8, 2015|
|Reuse Restrictions:||None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.|