Family Syndromes That Cause Colon Cancer

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Heredity can be a risk for colon cancer, and there are several hereditary syndromes that increase risk for colon cancer. Learn about the family syndromes in this video from Dr. George P. Kim. George P. Kim, MD: So we know that there are very specific hereditary syndromes related to risks of colon cancer. Those are […]

Testing for Hereditary Colon Cancer Risk

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Learn about hereditary colon cancer testing in this video. George P. Kim, MD: There are tests for hereditary colon cancer and as we discussed earlier there are syndromes for example FAP and HNPCC or Lynch syndrome and if there is enough risk that genetic counseling should be performed then we would refer patients on to […]

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