TITLE

Diagnosis and management of hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes: Lynch syndrome as a model

AUTHOR(S)
Lynch, Henry T.; Lynch, Jane F.; Attard, Thomas A.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p273
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Diagnosis and Management of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes: Lynch Syndrome As a Model," by Henry T. Lynch, Jane F. Lynch and Thomas A. Attard, which appeared at www.cmaj.ca on August 3, 2009. It cites a number of hereditary syndromes which may predispose patients to colorectal cancer, including Lynch syndrome. It also highlights the vital role played by the primary care physician in the management of hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes.
ACCESSION #
43886874

 

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