Genetics and Genetic Testing in Hereditary Colorectal Cancer.


Colorectal cancer (CRC) remains the third most common cancer affecting men and women in the United States. Approximately one-third of CRCs are diagnosed in individuals who have family members also affected with the disease. Although the vast majority of colorectal neoplasms develop as a consequence of somatic genomic alterations arising in individual cells… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2015.07.021


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