LSI Library

THE CANCERS

 

The Risk of Extracolonic Primary Cancers Following Colorectal Cancer in Lynch Syndrome  An international study of 764 carriers of Lynch syndrome.  September, 2012

Colorectal And Other Cancer Risks For Carriers and Non-Carriers From Families With A DNA Mismatch Repair Gene Mutation - A Prospective Cohort Study/  An International Study That Is a Must Read Discussing the Risks of Specific Cancers of Lynch Syndrome And One Of The First Comprehensive Studies On The Risk of Breast Cancer Within Lynch Syndrome

MD Anderson studies the spectrum of Lynch syndrome cancers. determining those with LS can present with cancers outside the spectrum of LS.  A good paper citing information that may be helpful for diagnosis and screening for patients with Lynch Syndrome.  6/20/2012