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Indsigter og udfordringer i danske Lynch-syndrom-familier

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title = "Indsigter og udfordringer i danske Lynch-syndrom-familier",
abstract = "The Danish Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) Register is a national resource that registers families with hereditary colorectal cancer. HNPCC is the most common type of hereditary colorectal cancer and carries an increased risk of other tumor types. Genetic diagnostics has identified 88 unique mutations in 164 Danish families delineated as Lynch syndrome families. Predictive genetic diagnostics enables the identification of high risk individuals, who are offered participation in surveillance programmes that effectively reduce morbidity and mortality in colorectal cancer.",
keywords = "Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis, Denmark, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Genetic Testing, Humans, Pedigree, Registries",
author = "Christina Therkildsen and Susanne Timshel and Mef Nilbert and HNPCC-gruppe",
year = "2008",
language = "Dansk",
volume = "170",
pages = "2252--5",
journal = "Ugeskrift for Laeger",
issn = "0041-5782",
publisher = "Almindelige Danske Laegeforening",
number = "25",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Indsigter og udfordringer i danske Lynch-syndrom-familier

AU - Therkildsen, Christina

AU - Timshel, Susanne

AU - Nilbert, Mef

AU - HNPCC-gruppe

PY - 2008

Y1 - 2008

N2 - The Danish Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) Register is a national resource that registers families with hereditary colorectal cancer. HNPCC is the most common type of hereditary colorectal cancer and carries an increased risk of other tumor types. Genetic diagnostics has identified 88 unique mutations in 164 Danish families delineated as Lynch syndrome families. Predictive genetic diagnostics enables the identification of high risk individuals, who are offered participation in surveillance programmes that effectively reduce morbidity and mortality in colorectal cancer.

AB - The Danish Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer (HNPCC) Register is a national resource that registers families with hereditary colorectal cancer. HNPCC is the most common type of hereditary colorectal cancer and carries an increased risk of other tumor types. Genetic diagnostics has identified 88 unique mutations in 164 Danish families delineated as Lynch syndrome families. Predictive genetic diagnostics enables the identification of high risk individuals, who are offered participation in surveillance programmes that effectively reduce morbidity and mortality in colorectal cancer.

KW - Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis

KW - Denmark

KW - Genetic Predisposition to Disease

KW - Genetic Testing

KW - Humans

KW - Pedigree

KW - Registries

M3 - Tidsskriftartikel

VL - 170

SP - 2252

EP - 2255

JO - Ugeskrift for Laeger

JF - Ugeskrift for Laeger

SN - 0041-5782

IS - 25

ER -

ID: 36793879