[Lynch syndrome: when pathologist and clinician have the opportunity to reduce the risk of developing cancer].

@article{Genevay2011LynchSW,
  title={[Lynch syndrome: when pathologist and clinician have the opportunity to reduce the risk of developing cancer].},
  author={Muriel Genevay and Patrick R Benusiglio and Pierre Hutter and Pierre O Chappuis},
  journal={Revue medicale suisse},
  year={2011},
  volume={7 303},
  pages={1502-6}
}
Lynch syndrome is an autosomal dominant disease associated with an important risk of cancer, mainly endometrial and colorectal-cancer. This risk can be efficiently lessen by an appropriate screening as far as the mutations carriers are identified. As current clinicopathological recommendations lack sensitivity, a systematic pre-screening of every patient… CONTINUE READING