Risks and characteristics of early-onset colorectal cancer: A single center retrospective study


Yazar A. , Koç E. S. , Tözün A. N. , Kutsal N. E. , Önder F. O. , Aygün C. , ...Daha Fazla

Proceedings of the World Congress of Gastroenterology, İstanbul, Türkiye, 21 - 24 Eylül 2019, ss.383

  • Basıldığı Şehir: İstanbul
  • Basıldığı Ülke: Türkiye
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.383

Özet

Our study revealed that early onset colorectal cancer patients have mainly left sided colon cancer which diagnosed at a more advanced stage. However, BMI which is regarded as a risk factor for colon cancer, was lower in early onser colorectal cancer patients. Further investigations including genetic testing are needed to evaluate risk factors of early colorectal cancers.