Pleomorphic Characteristics of a Germ-Line KIT Mutation in a Large Kindred with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Hyperpigmentation, and Dysphagia Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Genome, Human
  • Genomics
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • A germ-line mutation in KIT resulting in an amino acid substitution in the juxtamembrane region is associated with a syndrome of GIST, hyperpigmentation, and dysphagia, although the prominence of each component varies.

publication date

  • February 15, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-03-0110

PubMed ID

  • 14977822

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1250

end page

  • 4

volume

  • 10

number

  • 4