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Hereditary cancer

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Hereditary cancer" returned 130 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
[Hereditary colon cancer in Lynch syndrome/HNPCC syndrome in Germany].
Last Updated: Nov 03, 2019

Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (Lynch/HNPCC syndrome) is based on a germline mutation inducing increased occurrence of colorectal cancer and extracolonic carcinomas in young age. The German HNPCC consortium aims to increase awareness for detection of hereditary colon cancer ...

Screening and surgical prophylaxis for hereditary cancer syndromes with high risk of endometrial and ovarian cancer.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2019

In the era of advanced cancer genomics, our recognition of hereditary cancer mutations continues to increase. Two of these conditions, which carry an increased risk of female cancers including endometrial, ovarian, breast, are hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome and Lynch ...

The Role of Testing in Hereditary Pancreatic and Prostate Cancer Families.
Last Updated: Nov 13, 2019

Beyond breast and ovarian cancers, mutations in the and genes increase risks for pancreatic and prostate cancers and contribute to the prevalence of these cancers. Mutations in a number of other genes have also been shown to increase the risk for these cancers as well. Genetic testing ...

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Hereditary cancer" returned 8 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
Prophylaxis of hereditary breast cancer.
Last Updated: Mar 07, 2019

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Hereditary cancer" returned 712 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Feasibility of Identifying Patients at High Risk of Hereditary Gastric Cancer Based on Clinicopathological Variables.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2019

Multiplex gene panel tests using next-generation sequencing (NGS) are clinically available for gastric cancer (GC). The NGS tests can reveal unexpected pathogenic variants to be associated with hereditary diseases, i.e., secondary genetic findings. We investigated whether GC patients ...

[Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome].
Last Updated: Aug 29, 2019

Recently, olaparib(brand name: Lynparza Tablets)-a PARP inhibitor-has been approved for national health insurance coverage in Japan as a drug for unresectable or recurrent, BRCA1/2-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer in patients with a history of cancer chemotherapy. The addition ...

MAGENTA (Making Genetic testing accessible): a prospective randomized controlled trial comparing online genetic education and telephone genetic counseling for hereditary cancer genetic testing.
Last Updated: Dec 02, 2019

Studies have consistently indicated that the majority of individuals meeting the US Prevention Services Task Force guidelines for genetic testing have not had genetic counseling or testing. Despite increased availability and lower costs of multiplex cancer gene panels, there remains ...

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