DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for Lynch syndrome

Lynch syndrome [DOID:3883]

An autosomal dominant disease that is characterized by an increased risk for colon cancer and cancers of the endometrium, ovary, stomach, small intestine, hepatobiliary tract, urinary tract, brain, and skin and has_material_basis_in mutation of mismatch repair genes that increases the risk of many types of cancers.

Synonyms:  Lynch syndrome,  DOID:3883,  Lynch disease,  Lynch disorder,  COCA 1 ...

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