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New Family Registry Provides Early Identification For Those At Risk For Colorectal Cancer

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May 9, 2001
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Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center
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Efforts to identify, treat, and improve the outcome of hereditary or familial colorectal cancer have led physicians at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago to set up the Sandra Rosenberg Registry for Inherited and Familial Colorectal Cancer. The registry is based on collecting and following information from patients and family members who have, or had, colorectal cancer.

Efforts to identify, treat, and improve the outcome of hereditary or familial colorectal cancer have led physicians at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago to set up the Sandra Rosenberg Registry for Inherited and Familial Colorectal Cancer. The registry is based on collecting and following information from patients and family members who have, or had, colorectal cancer.


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Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center. "New Family Registry Provides Early Identification For Those At Risk For Colorectal Cancer." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 9 May 2001. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/05/010508083258.htm>.
Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center. (2001, May 9). New Family Registry Provides Early Identification For Those At Risk For Colorectal Cancer. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 21, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/05/010508083258.htm
Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center. "New Family Registry Provides Early Identification For Those At Risk For Colorectal Cancer." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/05/010508083258.htm (accessed April 21, 2014).

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