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Cancer Syndromes

Editor: Douglas L Riegert-Johnson, MD; Associate Editors: Lisa A Boardman, MD, Timothy Hefferon, PhD, and Maegan Roberts, MS CGC.

Editor Information

Cancer Syndromes is a comprehensive multimedia resource for selected single gene cancer syndromes. Syndromes currently included are Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, juvenile polyposis, Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome, multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 and familial atypical multiple mole melanoma syndrome. For each syndrome the history, epidemiology, natural history and management are reviewed. If possible the initial report in the literature of each syndrome is included as an appendix. Chapters are extensively annotated with figures and movie clips.

Mission Statement: Improving the care of cancer syndrome patients.


Former Associate Editors: Lauren Spurck, MS, Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, Florida

Suggested citation:

[Chapter authors]. [Chapter title]. [Chapter’s creation date [updated [update date]; cited [cited date]. In: Riegert-Johnson DL, Boardman LA, Hefferon T, Roberts M, eds. Cancer Syndromes [Internet]. Bethesda (MD): National Center for Biotechnology Information ; 2009-. Available from www.familycancerinfo.com

Copyright © 2009-, Douglas L Riegert-Johnson.
Bookshelf ID: NBK1825PMID: 21249754


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