Hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes: molecular genetics, genetic counseling, diagnosis and management

@article{Lynch2007HereditaryCC,
  title={Hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes: molecular genetics, genetic counseling, diagnosis and management},
  author={H. Lynch and J. Lynch and P. Lynch and Thomas Attard},
  journal={Familial Cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={27-39}
}
Hereditary forms of colorectal cancer, as is the case with virtually all forms of hereditary cancer, show extensive phenotypic and genotypic heterogeneity, a phenomenon discussed throughout this special issue of Familial Cancer. Clearly, the family physician, oncology specialist, genetic counselor, and cancer geneticist must know fully the complexity of hereditary cancer syndromes, their differential diagnosis, in order to establish a diagnosis, direct highly-targeted surveillance and… Expand
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