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Other Cancers

Learn about the specific risks for cancers associated with HBOC.

Stomach cancer

Some gene mutations associated with herediatry breast and ovarian cancer are also increase risk for stomach cancer, including:

  • CDH1 mutations (up to 80% lifetime risk)
  • STK11 mutations (up to 29% lifetime risk)

If stomach cancer runs in your family, it is important to consult with a genetics specialist to determine risk and management options.

Updated 11/08/2016

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