Excluding Lynch syndrome in a female patient with metachronous DNA mismatch repair deficient colon- and ovarian cancer

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Crobach, Stijn; Jansen, A.M.L. (Anne M. L.); Ligtenberg, M.J.L. (Marjolein J. L.); Koopmans, M. (Marije); Nielsen, Maartje; Hes, Frederik; Wijnen, Juul; Dinjens, Winand; Wezel, Tom; Morreau, Hans;
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Journal: Familial Cancer,volume 17,issue 3,pages415-420 (issn: 1389-9600, eissn: 1573-7292)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5999177, doi: 10.1007/s10689-017-0055-1
  • Subject: Genetics(clinical) | Genetics | Lynch syndrome | Ovarian cancer | Colon cancer | Short Communication | Oncology | Cancer Research
    mesheuropmc: congenital, hereditary, and neonatal diseases and abnormalities | digestive system diseases

textabstractPatients synchronously or metachronously presenting with ovarian and colon cancer can pose diagnostic challenges. A primary colon carcinoma can metastasize to one or both ovaries, two independent primary tumors can arise or an ovarian carcinoma can metastasi... View more
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