Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Mar 23, 2017
  • Author: Juan Carlos Munoz, MD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other conditions that should be considered in the differential diagnosis of hereditary colorectal cancer include the following:

  • Cronkite-Canada syndrome
  • Familial clustering of late onset of colorectal neoplasm
  • Hyperplastic polyps
  • Juvenile polyposis syndrome
  • Lymphomatous polyposis
  • MYH-associated polyposis
  • Nodular lymphoid hyperplasia
  • Sporadic colon cancer
  • Turcot syndrome

Differential Diagnoses