Identification of an HNPCC family

Henry T. Lynch, T. C. Smyrk, J. Cavalieri, J. F. Lynch

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Abstract

Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) families are frequently missed in the clinical practice setting. The events leading to the diagnosis of a new HNPCC family are described, with particular attention to the importance of a detailed and extended pedigree, and the delivery of pertinent educational and cancer control recommendations to family members. Clinical clues suggestive of HNPCC include young age at colon cancer onset (

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)605-609
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume89
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1994

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Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Neoplasms
Pedigree
Colonic Neoplasms
Neoplasms

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  • Gastroenterology

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Lynch, H. T., Smyrk, T. C., Cavalieri, J., & Lynch, J. F. (1994). Identification of an HNPCC family. American Journal of Gastroenterology, 89(4), 605-609.

Identification of an HNPCC family. / Lynch, Henry T.; Smyrk, T. C.; Cavalieri, J.; Lynch, J. F.

In: American Journal of Gastroenterology, Vol. 89, No. 4, 1994, p. 605-609.

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Lynch, HT, Smyrk, TC, Cavalieri, J & Lynch, JF 1994, 'Identification of an HNPCC family', American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol. 89, no. 4, pp. 605-609.
Lynch HT, Smyrk TC, Cavalieri J, Lynch JF. Identification of an HNPCC family. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 1994;89(4):605-609.
Lynch, Henry T. ; Smyrk, T. C. ; Cavalieri, J. ; Lynch, J. F. / Identification of an HNPCC family. In: American Journal of Gastroenterology. 1994 ; Vol. 89, No. 4. pp. 605-609.
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