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Results 1 - 6 of 6 for Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type 4
  1. Genetics Home Reference: Lynch syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type 3 Genetic Testing Registry: Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type 4 Genetic Testing Registry: Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type ...
  2. ... and management of patients and families Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer): Screening and management of patients and families The following organizations also provide reliable health information. ● National Cancer Institute 1-800-4-CANCER ( www.nci.nih.gov ) ● The American Society ...
  3. Cancer Prevention Checklist for Men (American Cancer Society) - PDF  
    ... colon or rectal cancer?  Do you have a colorectal cancer syndrome in your family, such as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) or hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC), also called Lynch syndrome?  Have you ever had a type of intestinal polyp called an adenomatous polyp?  Have ...
  4. ... discussed more in our document called Colorectal Cancer . Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) Another name for HNPCC is Lynch syndrome . ... People with this syndrome have up to a 4% chance of developing small intestine ... are a special type called hamartomas . They can cause problems like bleeding ...
  5. Learning about Colon Cancer From the National Institutes of Health (National Human Genome Research Institute)  
    ... of developing colon cancer by age 40. HNPCC (hereditary ... to five percent of all colorectal cancers. So far, five HNPCC genes have been ...
  6. ... caused by inherited mutations in the PTEN gene. Hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer Women with this syndrome have a ... lifetime risk of ovarian cancer in women with hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC) is about 10%. Up to ...