Neurooncology of familial cancer syndromes.


The majority of tumors of the nervous system are sporadic. However, a subset of patients with tumors and their families are predisposed to developing cancers of the central nervous system and other organs because of a germline mutation. In the last decade, many of the genes responsible for these typically autosomal dominant familial tumor syndromes have… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0883073809337539


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@article{Hottinger2009NeurooncologyOF, title={Neurooncology of familial cancer syndromes.}, author={Andreas F. Hottinger and Yasmin N Khakoo}, journal={Journal of child neurology}, year={2009}, volume={24 12}, pages={1526-35} }