U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on CRC updates diagnosis, management of rare GI syndromes

U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on CRC updates diagnosis, management of rare GI syndromes

The U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on colorectal cancer published updated guidance for the diagnosis, assessment and management of patients with gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes, with a focus on cancer risk.“The gastrointestinal hamartomatous polyposis syndromes are rare, autosomal dominant disorders associated with an increased risk of benign and malignant intestinal and extraintestinal tumors,” Clement Richard Boland, MD, of the division of gastroenterology at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, and colleagues wrote in the AmericanRead More