Risk of malignant disease among 1525 adult male US veterans with Gaucher disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Gaucher Disease
  • Neoplasms
  • Veterans

abstract

  • We found 2- to 3-fold risks of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, malignant melanoma, and pancreatic cancer in patients with Gaucher disease, but no significant association between Gaucher disease and cancer in general or with other specific malignancies such as multiple myeloma.

publication date

  • June 11, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinte.167.11.1189

PubMed ID

  • 17563029

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1189

end page

  • 94

volume

  • 167

number

  • 11