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Document type:
Journal Article; Review 
Author(s):
Rüschoff, J; Roggendorf, B; Brasch, F; Mathiak, M; Aust, DE; Plaschke, J; Mueller, W; Poremba, C; Kloor, M; Keller, G; Muders, M; Blasenbreu-Vogt, S; Rümmele, P; Müller, A; Büttner, R 
Title:
[Molecular pathology in hereditary colorectal cancer. Recommendations of the Collaborative German Study Group on hereditary colorectal cancer funded by the German Cancer Aid (Deutsche Krebshilfe)] 
Abstract:
Although twin studies indicate that inherited genetic factors contribute to about 35% of colorectal cancers (CRC), the exact genetic background has currently been elucidated in only 5-10% of cases. These comprise several hereditary cancer predisposition syndromes that present with a high number of syn- or metachronous neoplasms within an affected person and/or family. Many of these tumors exhibit typical histopathological changes. In general, one should discriminate between cancer syndromes asso...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Pathologe 
Year:
2004 
Journal volume:
25 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
178-92 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0172-8113 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Allgemeine Pathologie und Pathologische Anatomie