Familial polyposis coli and neurofibromatosis in the same patient: A family study

Henry T. Lynch, Robert J. Fitzgibbons, Stephen J. Lanspa, Joseph N. Marcus, Jane F. Lynch, Levy Kopelovich

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Abstract

This report describes a family wherein two major genes-one for familial polyposis coli and the second for von Recklinghausen's neurofibromatosis-were segregating. A patient whose father had familial poliposis coli and whose mother had neurofibromatosis manifested both of these disorders.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)245-251
Number of pages7
JournalCancer Genetics and Cytogenetics
Volume28
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1987

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Cancer Research

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