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Knowing Your Family History May Save Your Life

... non-polyposis colorectal cancer, or HNPCC—also known as Lynch syndrome.
(There is an excellent review of hereditary cancer syndromes in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2005/09/29/knowing-your-family-history-may-save-your-life.aspx

September 2005

... non-polyposis colorectal cancer, or HNPCC—also known as Lynch syndrome.
(There is an excellent review of hereditary cancer syndromes in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2005/09/default.aspx

Family Cancer Syndromes

... in some family cancer syndromes, a few ... go together in a syndrome called
hereditary ... colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/heredity-and-cancer

What are the risk factors for adrenal cancer?

... Genetic syndromes. ... Patients with hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
(HNPCC, also called Lynch syndrome) have a high risk of colorectal ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/adrenalcorticalcancer/detailedguide/adrenal-cortical-cancer-risk-factors

CERVICAL CANCER

... Colorectal cancer syndromes in your ... in your family have hereditary nonpolyposis
colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also called Lynch syndrome? ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/webcontent/acsq-009098.pdf

September 2005

... non-polyposis colorectal cancer, or HNPCC—also known as Lynch syndrome.
(There is an excellent review of hereditary cancer syndromes in a ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2005/09/default.aspx?page=1

What are the risk factors for pancreatic cancer? | American ...

... Examples of the genetic syndromes that can ... breast and ovarian cancer
syndrome, caused by ... HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome, most often ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/pancreaticcancer/detailedguide/pancreatic-cancer-risk-factors

Do we know what causes colorectal cancer?

... HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome, is caused ... rare Peutz-Jeghers
syndrome is caused ... mutations associated with these inherited syndromes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-what-causes

Cancer Glossary

... hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer Search [huh-RED-ih-ter-ee
non-pah-lih-PO-sis]. also called HNPCC or Lynch syndrome. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h

What are the risk factors for small intestine adenocarcinoma?

... Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC). Another name
for HNPCC is Lynch syndrome. In most cases, this ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/smallintestinecancer/detailedguide/small-intestine-cancer-risk-factors