What is the role of genetic mutation in the development of breast disorders?

Updated: Apr 01, 2019
  • Author: Harsh Grewal, MD, FACS, FAAP; Chief Editor: Robert K Minkes, MD, PhD  more...
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Mutations of genes associated with inherited forms of colon cancer (ie, MSH2, MLH1) are associated with multiple skin malignancies, gastrointestinal malignancies, and breast cancer. [37]


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