Cancer risks among relatives of children with Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.


A role for genetic susceptibility in the aetiology of childhood lymphomas was investigated in 454 families of children with histologically confirmed Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) from Northwest England. Cancers in parents were obtained from the UK National Health Service Central Register and in other close relatives by interview with… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ijc.23651