Evaluation of germline PTEN mutations in endometrial cancer patients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Endometrial Neoplasms
  • Germ-Line Mutation
  • Phosphoric Monoester Hydrolases
  • Tumor Suppressor Proteins

abstract

  • Although these data do not preclude the possibility of an increased risk of endometrial cancer in association with the Cowden syndrome, they indicate that germline PTEN mutations do not account for a significant proportion of genetic attributable risk for endometrial carcinoma.

publication date

  • January 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ygyno.2004.09.024

PubMed ID

  • 15589575

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 21

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 96

number

  • 1