Sonia S. Kupfer, MD provides an update on the evaluation and management of inherited colorectal cancer syndromes. Throughout her presentation, Dr. Kupfer looks at recognizing the clinical characteristics of hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes, including:
- Understanding implementation of tumor testing for Lynch syndrome;
- Multi-gene panel testing for colorectal cancer.
She also provides data rates on the prevelance and identifiable factors of colorectal cancer, and gives an overview on various testing methodologies and their findings.
This presentation was originally recorded at the 'Colon, Rectum, and Beyond: Innovations in Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Colorectal Cancer and Pelvic Floor Disorders' Symposium, October 10, 2014 Chicago, IL, for the University of Chicago Medicine.