Table 1

Overview of the most common cancers observed in 146 patients with CMMR-D (Wimmer et al, in preparation)

Type of tumoursNumber
Haematological malignancies
 NHL and other lymphoma32
Brain tumours
 Glioblastoma and other high grade gliomas58
Lynch syndrome-associated tumours
 Small bowel cancers18
 Endometrial cancers6
 Other cancers5
  • ALL, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia; AML, acute myeloid leukemia; CMMR-D, constitutional mismatch repair-deficiency; CRC, colorectal cancer; NHL, non-Hodgkin lymphoma; (S) PNET, (supratentorial) primitive neuroectodermal tumours.