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A 39-year-old male is referred to your clinic for treatment of a cecal mass diagnosed by surveillance colonoscopy. His father, paternal grandmother, and paternal uncle all developed colon cancer by their fifth decade. Mutation of which of the following genes is associated with this man's disease?

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