A 33-year-old member asked:
for what reason colon part is usually prone to cancer in hnpcc (hereditary hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer)?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh answered
48 years experience Pathology
Genetic disorder: Hnpcc also called lynch syndrome results from at least four type of genetic defects involving genes needed for repair of damaged dna. See this site for more info. http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/lynch-syndrome.
Answered on Dec 30, 2013
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