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Is bowel cancer genetic?

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Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Sometimes: Some colon cancers are related to inheritable genetic mutations but the majority are not.
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
Some yes: Majority of bowel cancers are not genetic , but some are.

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