Familial Colorectal Cancer Type X
Three to four percent of colon cancers occur in the setting of inherited or familial cancer syndrome. Currently approximately half of these are currently attributed to hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) [1, 2].
KeywordsLynch Syndrome Amsterdam Criterion Lynch Syndrome Patient Bethesda Criterion Sessile Serrate Adenoma
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