Genetic testing for cancer predisposition.

  title={Genetic testing for cancer predisposition.},
  author={Charis Eng and Heather. Hampel and Albert de la Chapelle},
  journal={Annual review of medicine},
Clinical cancer genetics is becoming an integral part of the care of cancer patients. This review describes the clinical aspects, genetics, and clinical genetic management of most of the major hereditary cancer susceptibility syndromes. Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2, von Hippel-Lindau disease, and familial adenomatous polyposis are examples of… CONTINUE READING