Lynch syndrome: Lifetime Risk of Colorectal and Endometrial Cancers

A new study estimates the lifetime risks for colorectal and endometrial cancer in people with a genetic mutation for Lynch syndrome. The analysis was controlled to avoid bias and overestimating risk. Even after adjusting for possible bias, lifetime risks for…  Read More

Lynch Syndrome Children Diagnosed Earlier than Their Parents

In inherited medical conditions, anticipation refers to situations where children develop inherited diseases earlier than their parents.  Anticipation appears to be at work in Lynch syndrome with children being diagnosed with cancer an average of 10 years earlier than their…  Read More