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Thursday, December 15, 2011
A 42 year old woman undergoes screening colonoscopy because she has a positive family history for cancer. The patient's mother died of endometrial cancer; her sister has colon cancer at age 39; her grandmother (on her mother's side) had ovarian cancer and colon cancer; her uncle (on her mother's side) had transitional cell cancer of the ureter. Her colonoscopy is shown above.
Challenge: What do you suspect?
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