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Search Results: Prevention, Detection & Risk + Colorectal Cancer (3 results)
People with Lynch Syndrome at risk for colon cancer
Collecting Blood and Stool Samples to Detect Colorectal Cancer or Precancerous Polyps in Lynch Syndrome Patients, CORAL Study
This study will colect blood and stool samples to detect colorectal cancer or precancerous polyps in people with Lynch syndrome.
Diet and weight loss study for people who are overweight and at increased risk of colorectal cancer
This study will look at how well atorvastatin (a cholesterol lowering agent) works with or without aspirin in preventing colorectal cancer in people with Lynch syndrome. Atorvastatin may lower the risk of developing cancers in the colon and rectum. Aspirin may reduce the risk of colon polyps and colon cancers. Giving atorvastatin and aspirin may work better at reducing the risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) in high-risk individuals with Lynch syndrome.