1. Watson, P.; Lynch, H.T. Extracolonic cancer in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer. Cancer Feb 1, 1993, 71 (3), 677-685.

2. Lynch, P.M. Clinical challenges in management of familial adenomatous polyposis and hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer. Cancer Dec 1, 1999, 86 (11 Suppl.), 25332539.

3. Rodriguez-Bigas, M.A.; Vasen, H.F.; Pekka-Mecklin, J.; Myrhoj, T.; Rozen, P.; Bertario, L.; Jarvinen, H.J.; Jass, J.R.; Kunitomo, K.; Nomizu, T.; Driscoll, D.L. Rectal cancer risk in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer after abdominal colectomy. International Collaborative Group on HNPCC. Ann. Surg. Feb, 1997, 225 (2), 202207.

4. Aarnio, M.; Sankila, R.; Pukkala, E.; Salovaara, R.; Aaltonen, L.A.; de la Chapelle, A.; Peltomaki, P.; Mecklin, J.P.; Jarvinen, H.J. Cancer risk in mutation carriers of DNA-mismatch-repair genes. Int. J. Cancer Apr 12, 1999, 81 (2), 214-218.

5. Liu, B.; Farrington, S.M.; Petersen, G.M.; Hamilton, S.R.; Parsons, R.; Papadopoulos, N.; Fujiwara, T.; Jen, J.; Kinzler, K.W.; Wyllie, A.H., et al. Genetic instability occurs in the majority of young patients with colorectal cancer. Nat. Med. Apr, 1995, 1 (4), 348-352.

6. Peltomaki, P.; Vasen, H.F. Mutations predisposing to hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: Database and results of a collaborative study. The International Collaborative Group on Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer. Gastroenterology Oct, 1997, 113 (4), 1146-1158.

7. Liu, T.; Yan, H.; Kuismanen, S.; Percesepe, A.; Bisgaard, M.L.; Perdoni, M.; Benatti, P.; Kinzler, K.W.; Vogelstein, B.; Ponz de Leon, M.; Peltomaki, P.; Lindblom, A. The role of hPMSl and hPMS2 in predisposing to colorectal cancer. Cancer Res. Nov 1, 2001, 61 (21), 7798-7802.

8. Charbonnier, F.; Raux, G.; Wang, Q.; Drouot, N.; Cordier, F.; Limacher, J.M.; Saurin, J.C.; Puisieux, A.; Olschwang, S.; Frebourg, T. Detection of exon deletions and duplications of the mismatch repair genes in hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer families using multiplex polymerase chain reaction of short fluorescent fragments. Cancer Res. Jun 1, 2000, 60 (11), 27602763.

9. Vasen, H.F.; Mecklin, J.P.; Khan, P.M.; Lynch, H.T. The International Collaborative Group on Hereditary NonPolyposis Colorectal Cancer (ICG-HNPCC). Dis. Colon. Rectum. May, 1991, 34 (5), 424-425.

10. Spigelman, A.D. Pathogenesis and clinical management of hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (Br J Surg 2002; 89: 1357-1369). Br. J. Surg. Mar, 2003, 90 (3), 370.

11. Lynch, H.T.; de la Chapelle, A. Hereditary colorectal cancer. N. Engl. J. Med. Mar 6, 2003, 348 (10), 919-932.

12. Vasen, H.F.; Watson, P.; Mecklin, J.P.; Lynch, H.T. New clinical criteria for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC, Lynch syndrome) proposed by the International Collaborative group on HNPCC. Gastroen-terology Jun, 1999, 116 (6), 1453-1456.

13. Park, J.G.; Vasen, H.F.; Park, Y.J.; Park, K.J.; Peltomaki, P.; de Leon, M.P.; Rodriguez-Bigas, M.A.; Lubinski, J.; Beck, N.E.; Bisgaard, M.L.; Miyaki, M.; Wijnen, J.T.; Baba, S.; Lindblom, A.; Madlensky, L.; Lynch, H.T. Suspected HNPCC and Amsterdam criteria II: Evaluation of mutation detection rate, an international collaborative study. Int. J. Colorectal. Dis. Mar, 2002, 17 (2), 109-114.

14. Lynch, H.T.; de la Chapelle, A. Genetic susceptibility to non-polyposis colorectal cancer. J. Med. Genet. Nov, 1999, 36 (11), 801-818.

15. Rodriguez-Bigas, M.A.; Boland, C.R.; Hamilton, S.R.; Henson, D.E.; Jass, J.R.; Khan, P.M.; Lynch, H.; Perucho, M.; Smyrk, T.; Sobin, L.; Srivastava, S. A National Cancer Institute Workshop on Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer Syndrome: Meeting highlights and Bethesda guidelines. J. Natl. Cancer Inst. Dec 3, 1997, 89 (23), 1758-1762.

16. Cunningham, J.M.; Kim, C.Y.; Christensen, E.R.; Tester, D.J.; Parc, Y.; Burgart, L.J.; Halling, K.C.; McDonnell, S.K.; Schaid, D.J.; Walsh Vockley, C.; Kubly, V.; Nelson, H.; Michels, V.V.; Thibodeau, S.N. The frequency of hereditary defective mismatch repair in a prospective series of unselected colorectal carcinomas. Am. J. Hum. Genet. Oct, 2001, 69 (4), 780-790.

17. American Gastroenterological Association medical position statement: Hereditary colorectal cancer and genetic testing. Gastroenterology Jul, 2001, 121 (1), 195-197.

18. American Society of Clinical Oncology policy statement update: Genetic testing for cancer susceptibility. J. Clin. Oncol. Jun 15, 2003, 21 (12), 2397 -2406.

19. Burke, W.; Petersen, G.; Lynch, P.; Botkin, J.; Daly, M.; Garber, J.; Kahn, M.J.; McTiernan, A.; Offit, K.; Thomson,

E.; Varrichio, C. Recommendations for follow-up care of 21. individuals with an inherited predisposition to cancer: I. Hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer. Cancer Genetics Studies Consortium. JAMA Mar 19,1997, 277 (11), 915919.

20. Jarvinen, H.J.; Aarnio, M.; Mustonen, H.; Aktan-Collan, 22. K.; Aaltonen, L.A.; Peltomaki, P.; De La Chapelle, A.; Mecklin, J.P. Controlled 15-year trial on screening for colorectal cancer in families with hereditary nonpolyposis 23. colorectal cancer. Gastroenterology May, 2000, 118 (5), 829-834.

de Vos tot Nederveen Cappel, W.H.; Nagengast, F.M.; Griffioen, G.; Menko, F.H.; Taal, B.G.; Kleibeuker, J.H.; Vasen, H.F. Surveillance for hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer: A long-term study on 114 families. Dis. Colon. Rectum. Dec, 2002, 45 (12), 1588-1594. Levin, B. Genetic syndromes as potential targets for chemoprevention of colorectal neoplasia. J. Cell. Biochem. Suppl. 2000, 34, 19-22.

Hawk, E.; Lubet, R.; Limburg, P. Chemoprevention in hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes. Cancer Dec 1, 1999, 86 (11 Suppl.), 2551-2563.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

10 Ways To Fight Off Cancer

Learning About 10 Ways Fight Off Cancer Can Have Amazing Benefits For Your Life The Best Tips On How To Keep This Killer At Bay Discovering that you or a loved one has cancer can be utterly terrifying. All the same, once you comprehend the causes of cancer and learn how to reverse those causes, you or your loved one may have more than a fighting chance of beating out cancer.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment