Familial adenomatous polyposis in a young adult with amoebic dysenteryA 23-year-old man presented with complain of diarrhea and abdominal pain for 15 days. His stool routine examination showed the plenty of pus cells, few RBCs and the presence of trophozoite of Entamoeba histolytica. However, his father had died of colon cancer at the age of 50 years. Hence, colonoscopy was performed which revealed innumerable (more than 100) polypoid lesions [figure] throughout the length of the colon. The histopathology examination of the polypoid lesions confirmed the adenomatous polyps.
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