At City of Hope, we have an expert multidisciplinary care team for individuals and their family members with Lynch syndrome, familial adenomatous polyposis, and other colon cancer-causing syndromes. Lynch syndrome may develop into colorectal, ovarian, stomach, and other cancers in some families. Familial adenomatous polyposis may lead to colorectal, thyroid, and brain tumors — among other cancers. Our team offers comprehensive hereditary syndrome care, including:
Precision cancer screening
Most cancer develops sporadically — when a genetic problem occurs within a cell and causes it to start to grow and spread uncontrollably.