Clinical Summaries are short descriptions of selected key articles from the peer-reviewed medical literature. They are provided for the clinical education of healthcare professionals.
Lower incidence of colorectal cancer and later age of disease onset in 27 families with pathogenic MSH6 germline mutations compared with families with MLH1 or MSH2 mutations: The German Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer Consortium Plaschke, et al. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2004: 22(22): 4486-94. Editorial p 4449-51