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Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8

Underlying conditions list:

The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for 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

About underlying conditions:

With a diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Colorectal Cancer, Susceptibility to, 8. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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