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Pancreatic Cancer

Learn about the specific risks for cancers associated with HBOC.

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Hereditary Pancreatic Cancer Syndromes
Connor AA, Gallinger S, Surgical Oncology Clinics, Vol, 24, No. 4, pp. 733-64, Oct. 2015 (may need to pay for access to full text).

Genetic Testing in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Implications for Prevention and Treatment
Peters ML, Tseng JF, Miksad RA, Clinical Therapeutics, Vol. 38, No. 7, pp. 1622-35, 2016 (may need to pay for full text).

Risk of pancreatic cancer in breast cancer families from the breast cancer family registry.
Mocci E, Milne RL, Méndez-Villamil EY, et al., Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention, Vol 22, No. 5, pp. 803-1, 2013 (free full text available)

Germline mutations in pancreatic cancer become better defined
Barton MK., CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, Vol. 6, No.2, pp. 93-4 (2016). (Free full text available)

Prevalence of Pathogenic Mutations in Cancer Predisposition Genes among Pancreatic Cancer Patients
Hu C, Hart SN, Bamlet WR, et al., Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 207-11 (2016) (Abstract only, full text requires subscription)

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