Heterogeneity of risk for melanoma and pancreatic and digestive malignancies: A melanoma case-control study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Familial heterogeneity testing in the study population did not improve the selection of high-risk families for genetic study. Even in a large case-control study, few families that had multiple members with melanoma were identified, and family members with pancreatic malignancies were rare.

publication date

  • December 15, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.20669

PubMed ID

  • 15529312

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2809

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 101

number

  • 12