Lynch syndrome I
Lynch syndrome I: Introduction
Lynch syndrome I: A rare disorder characterized by the inherited predisposition to develop colorectal cancer which usually occurs at a younger age than non-inherited forms. Type I differs from Type II in that there is an increased risk of colorectal cancers but not necessarily other cancers.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Lynch syndrome I is available below.
Symptoms of Lynch syndrome I
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symptoms of Lynch syndrome I
Treatments for Lynch syndrome I
- Regular colonoscopic screening
- Total colectomy
- Sub-total colectomy with rectal surveillance
- Prophylactic colectomy
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Lynch syndrome I:
- Colon & Rectal Cancer: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Lynch syndrome I?
Lynch syndrome I: Deaths
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Lynch syndrome I: Complications
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Causes of Lynch syndrome I
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Disease Topics Related To Lynch syndrome I
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Lynch syndrome I: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Lynch syndrome I
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the gut.
This...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel...read more »
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Lynch syndrome I: Research Doctors & Specialists
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- Rectal/Anal Health Specialists (Proctology):
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Hospitals & Clinics: Lynch syndrome I
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Lynch syndrome I: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Lynch syndrome I
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Lynch syndrome I: Broader Related Topics
Types of Lynch syndrome I
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