Is There a Role for Prophylactic Subtotal Colectomy Among Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer Germline Mutation Carriers?

Dis Colon Rectum. 1996 Jan;39(1):109-10. doi: 10.1007/BF02048279.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Colectomy*
  • Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis / genetics
  • Colorectal Neoplasms, Hereditary Nonpolyposis / surgery*
  • Genetic Testing
  • Germ-Line Mutation*
  • Heterozygote*
  • Humans
  • Patient Selection*
  • Primary Prevention / methods*