Read or download a pdf of our Hereditary Colorectal Cancer: Physician Referral Guide for Cancer Genetic Evaluation. Adobe Acrobat reader will be necessary to view the brochure. Inside this guide you will find important information on:


  • Background of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer
  • Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colon Cancer (HNPCC)
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP)
  • MYH Polyposis
  • Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome (PJS)
  • Juvenile Polyposis (JPS)
  • Cowden Syndrome

Next, use our algorithm to determine whether referrals for evaluation/genetic testing are appropriate for:


Algorithms for determining patient referrals for genetic services for breast and ovarian cancer:

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Indiana University School of Medicine
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