Malignant disease in the mothers of a population-based series of young adults with bone and soft tissue sarcomas.

@article{Hartley1991MalignantDI,
  title={Malignant disease in the mothers of a population-based series of young adults with bone and soft tissue sarcomas.},
  author={A. L. Hartley and Jillian M. Birch and Val Blair},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1991},
  volume={63},
  pages={416 - 419}
}
Mothers of a population-based series of young adults with bone and soft tissue sarcoma were traced and their cancer risks estimated. No overall excess of cancers compared with expected numbers calculated from population rates was seen but mothers of patients with synovial sarcoma had significantly more cancers than expected and this was accounted for mainly… CONTINUE READING