The results of gynecologic surveillance in families with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer.

@article{Ketabi2014TheRO,
  title={The results of gynecologic surveillance in families with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer.},
  author={Zohreh Ketabi and A. M. Gerdes and Berit Jul Mosgaard and Steen Ladelund and Inge Thomsen Bernstein},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  year={2014},
  volume={133 3},
  pages={526-30}
}
OBJECTIVE We aimed to estimate the incidence rate of endometrial cancer (EC) and to evaluate the results of EC-surveillance in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) families. METHODS All at-risk women recommended for EC-surveillance by the HNPCC-register-2959 women (19,334women years)-were included. Data on EC-surveillance were available for 871 women (6894women years), who had performed 1945 surveillance visits. The average surveillance period was 7.9 (range 0.1-21.7) years and… CONTINUE READING