Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome

Known as: Intestinal Polyposis, Hamartomatous, Polyposis, Hamartomatous Intestinal, Syndrome, Peutz-Jegher's 
An inherited condition characterized by generalized hamartomatous multiple polyposis of the intestinal tract. Transmitted in an autosomal dominant… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is an inherited, autosomal dominant disorder distinguished by hamartomatous polyps in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Although an increased cancer risk in Peutz-Jeghers syndrome is established, data on the spectrum of tumors associated… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS, OMIM 175200) is an unusual inherited intestinal polyposis syndrome associated with distinct peri… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is a dominantly inherited disorder often caused by mutations in STK11. Time to… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND & AIMS The Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is an autosomal dominant polyposis disorder with increased risk of multiple… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is a classic, but not widely known hereditary trait. Its clinical hallmarks are intestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Peutz-Jeghers (PJ) syndrome is an autosomal-dominant disorder characterized by melanocytic macules of the lips, multiple… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS, MIM 175,2000) is a disease of autosomal dominant inheritance that is characterised by hamartomatous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Many human cancer susceptibility genes have been successfully mapped by genetic linkage studies1. One that has so far eluded… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Among 72 patients with the Peutz-Jeghers syndrome malignant tumours have developed in 16 (22%) of whom all but one have died… (More)
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