Oncology

Session # 10669

Paired Tumor/Germline Testing for Lynch Syndrome in Endometrial Cancers – A Comprehensive Testing Approach

  • Paired somatic and germline testing provided an explanation for mismatch repair deficient endometrial cancer in 78% of cases
  • 56% of cases would have remained unexplained without the addition of somatic MMR genetic testing.
  • TumorNext-Lynch helps to reduce testing costs, saves clinician and patient time, and provides comprehensive answers

  • Authors: Kory Jasperson; Monalyn Umali; Carla Mason; Melissa Truelson; Kelly Fulk; Beth Souders; Swati Shah; L. Senter; Daniel Chen
  • Collaborators: Ohio State University
  • Conference: Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO) 2018
  • Date: Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 3:45pm - 4:45pm

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