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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

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

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

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

What are the risk factors for pancreatic cancer?

... 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

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

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

Do we know what causes ovarian cancer?

... Inherited genetic syndromes. Scientists ... An older name for HNPCC is
Lynch syndrome. Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. People ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/ovariancancer/detailedguide/ovarian-cancer-what-causes