Inflammatory potential of the diet and colorectal tumor risk in persons with Lynch syndrome.

Abstract

Background: Persons with Lynch syndrome (LS) have high lifetime risk of developing colorectal tumors (CRTs) because of a germline mutation in one of their mismatch repair (MMR) genes. An important process in the development of CRTs is inflammation, which has been shown to be modulated by diet.Objective: We aimed to investigate the association between the… (More)
DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.117.152900

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