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FAPFiltre à Particule (French: Particle Filter)
FAPFamilial Adenomatous Polyposis
FAPFuerza Aerea Peruana (Spanish: Peruvian Air Force; Peru)
FAPFrente Amplio Progresista (Spanish: Broad Progressive Front; Mexico)
FAPForça Aérea Portuguesa
FAPFair Access Policy
FAPFamily Advocacy Program (US Navy)
FAPFamilial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy
FAPFinancial Assistance Program
FAPFrance Auto Pièces (French: France Auto Parts)
FAPFederal Art Project (Work Projects Administration)
FAPFire Alarm Panel (safety device)
FAPFundamentals of Actuarial Practice (course)
FAPFood Assistance Program
FAPFixed Action Pattern
FAPFiltre a Particules
FAPFlood Action Plan
FAPFuerza Aérea del Perú (Peruvian Air Force)
FAPFibronectin Attachment Protein
FAPFamily Assistance Program
FAPForever Alone Party
FAPFederal-Aid Primary (highway system)
FAPFirst Aid Post
FAPFull American Plan (three meals per day plan in accommodations)
FAPFlight Attendant Panel (aviation)
FAPFonds d'Aide aux Projets (French: Fund for Assistance to Projects)
FAPFile Access Protocol
FAPFinal Average Pay (often used to determine pension benefits)
FAPFinal Anthropic Principle
FAPFijian Association Party
FAPFamilies as Partners
FAPFine Arts Program (various organizations)
FAPFormats and Protocols
FAPFormation Aux Particuliers (French information technology association)
FAPFitness America Pageant (competitions)
FAPFirst Amendment Project
FAPFood and Agriculture Program (International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis; Austria)
FAPFederação Académica do Porto
FAPFinal Approach Point
FAPFood Aid Program (World Health Organization)
FAPFile Assignment Problem (aka File Allocation Problem)
FAPFORTRAN Assembly Program (assembly language for FORTRAN compatibility)
FAPFunctional Activity Program
FAPFood Aid Package
FAPFleet Assistance Program
FAPFreiheitliche Arbeiterpartei (Liberal Workers Party)
FAPFlyaway Package
FAPFace Animation Parameter (computer science)
FAPFinancial Advisors Program
FAPFootball Avenir Professionnel (French professional football association)
FAPFighter Associate Program (US Air Force)
FAPFurry Art Pile (online art community)
FAPFictionalley Park (forum)
FAPFlight Analysis Program (aviation)
FAPFlight Analogs Project (US NASA)
FAPFootball Association of Penang
FAPFeline American Princess
FAPFree Address Pointer
FAPFree Address Pool
FAPFunctional Area Plan
FAPFirst Annual Picnic
FAPForce Alignment Plan
FAPFunctional Assessment Plan
FAPFleet Assistance Personnel
FAPFatigue Action Plan
FAPFast Action Procedure
FAPFrequency Allocation Panel
FAPFinal Assault Point (military term)
FAPFundamentalistische Arbeiderspartij
FAPFisheries Alternative Program (Canada)
FAPFlight Activity Plan
FAPField-Activated Promotion
FAPFinancial Assistant Program
FAPField Action Plan
FAPFunctional Anatomy and Pathophysiology
FAPForce Alignment Program
FAPFinance & Accounting Policy
FAPFinal Approved Program
FAPFacility Acquired Pneumonia
FAPFilter, Air Coolpad
FAPFinal Approved Plan
FAPFirst Admission Point
FAPFencing Academy Philadelphia (Philadelphia, PA)
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Duodenal cancer in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP): results of a 10 year prospective study.
Marfan-like habitus and familial adenomatous polyposis in two unrelated males: a significant association?
(2) Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome (BWS) and familial adenomatous polyposis have been associated with congenital pancreatoblastomas.
This operation is for patients who need to undergo removal of their entire large intestine (colon and rectum), usually for Ulcerative Colitis (UC), or Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP), as well as other conditions including colonic inertia and some patients with Crohn's disease that is limited to the large intestine.
Finally, last year, Hayley was diagnosed with an extremely rare disease - familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP for short) - which almost certainly develops into cancer by the age of 40 if left untreated.
There are several subtypes of desmoid tumours, including those associated with familial adenomatous polyposis (Gardner's) syndrome.
Demmer described one case involving an intellectually disabled 10-year-old girl who was incidentally found on microarray testing to be at genetic risk for familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP).
ileostomies.5 The first case of ileostomy adenocarcinoma following proctectomy for familial adenomatous polyposis was reported by Roth and Logio in 1982.4
Of the familial CRC syndromes, familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), or Lynch syndrome, are the most common.
APC genotype, polyp number, and surgical options in familial adenomatous polyposis. Ann Surg 1998(1);227(1):57-62.