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Causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8

List of causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8) that could possibly cause Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8 includes:

  • Type 8 is linked to a defect on chromosome 14q22.2
  • Other factors which can further increase the risk of developing colorectal cancer are:
  • Age
  • Alcohol
  • Diet - high fat and high cholesterol diets
  • Diabetes
  • Environmental factors
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Obesity
  • Presence of colon polyps
  • Smoking
  • Lack of exercise
  • Being of a certain race or ethnicity: African Americans and Ashkenazi Jews face a greater risk

Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8 may be found in:

 

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