A1 Journal article (refereed)
Lack of association between screening interval and cancer stage in Lynch syndrome may be accounted for by over-diagnosis; a prospective Lynch syndrome database report (2019)


Seppälä, T. T., Ahadova, A., Dominguez-Valentin, M., Macrae, F., Evans, D. G., Therkildsen, C., Sampson, J., Scott, R., Burn, J., Möslein, G., Bernstein, I., Holinski-Feder, E., Pylvänäinen, K., Renkonen-Sinisalo, L., Lepistö, A., Lautrup, C. K., Lindblom, A., Plazzer, J.-P., Winship, I., . . . Møller, P. (2019). Lack of association between screening interval and cancer stage in Lynch syndrome may be accounted for by over-diagnosis; a prospective Lynch syndrome database report. Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice, 17, Article 8. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13053-019-0106-8


JYU authors or editors


Publication details

All authors or editors: Seppälä, Toni T.; Ahadova, Aysel; Dominguez-Valentin, Mev; Macrae, Finlay; Evans, D. Gareth; Therkildsen, Christina; Sampson, Julian; Scott, Rodney; Burn, John; Möslein, Gabriela; et al.

Journal or series: Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice

ISSN: 1731-2302

eISSN: 1897-4287

Publication year: 2019

Volume: 17

Issue number: 0

Article number: 8

Publisher: BioMed Central Ltd.

Publication country: United Kingdom

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1186/s13053-019-0106-8

Publication open access: Openly available

Publication channel open access: Open Access channel

Publication is parallel published (JYX): https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/63337


Keywords: cancerous diseases; hereditary diseases; bowel cancer; Lynch syndrome; diagnostics; medical screening; endoscopy; coloscopy; DNA; microsatellites; surveillance

Free keywords: colonoscopy; colorectal cancer; hereditary cancer; hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer; microsatellite instability; mismatch repair; over-diagnosis; screening


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2019

JUFO rating: 1


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