Possible Causes for Larynx Polyp in USA

  • Myxedema
    Larynx Polyp

    Myxedema or severe hypothyroidism is clinical condition where the thyroid gland does not produce any thyroid hormone. In some cases, myxedema condition is also being referred to as underactive thyroid. Myxedema typically present with a distinct facial appearance, hoarse slow speech, and dryness of the skin. The…[1]

  • Voice Overuse
    Larynx Polyp
  • Juvenile Polyp
  • Colonic Polyp

    Colonic polyps arise from the mucosa of the large intestine and can be broadly categorized into neoplastic or non-neoplastic. The majority of polyps are asymptomatic, but rectorrhagia, abdominal pain or constipation may be seen. The gold standard of diagnosis and treatment is colonoscopy and polypectomy,…[2]

  • Intestinal Polyposis
  • Gardner Syndrome

    Gardner syndrome is a variant representing one end of the spectrum of a condition called familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP). It is characterized by the presence of numerous intestinal polyps, most commonly adenomas, associated with extracolonic features such as osteomas, fibromas, epidermoid cysts, dental…[3]

  • Turcot Syndrome

    Turcot syndrome is a rare hereditary disease marked by central nervous system tumors, colorectal polyps, and adenocarcinoma of the colon. Onset is usually during teenage years with nonspecific symptoms. The diagnosis depends on family history, clinical examination, and special tests like colonoscopy and imaging of…[4]

  • Villous Adenoma of the Colon
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis

    Familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) is characterized by the early onset of hundreds to thousands of adenomas in the rectum and colon. Symptoms are uncommon until the adenomas are large and numerous causing hematochezia or anemia. Other non-specific complaints such as change in bowel habits, constipation,…[5]

  • Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome

    Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is a genetic disorder with an autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance, characterized by the presence of multiple hamartomatous polyps in the gastrointestinal tract with distinguishable pigmented lesions in skin and mucous membranes. The intestinal polyps may result in obstruction and…[6]

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  1. Myxedema, Symptoma
  2. Colonic Polyp, Symptoma
  3. Gardner Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Turcot Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Symptoma
  6. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome, Symptoma