Consanguinity and family history of cancer in children with leukemia and lymphomas


Bener A. , DENIC S., AL-MAZROUEI M.

CANCER, cilt.92, ss.1-6, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 92 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Dergi Adı: CANCER
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1-6

Özet

BACKGROUND. In native population of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the rate of consanguineous marriages is 50.5%. This study was designed to determine whether the rates of consanguinity and family history of cancer among the families of children with lymphoid malignancy are different from those in the general population.