Question of the Week
October 16, 2019
A patient with a family history of colon cancer in his father and paternal grandmother is diagnosed with a sebaceous carcinoma on the shoulder area. Which family of genes should a germline mutation analysis be focused on?
- Mismatch repair genes
- P-53 tumor suppressor genes
- Nucleotide excision repair genes
- Hedgehog signaling pathway genes
- DNA telomerase genes