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Genetics of Prostate Cancer
Some men with prostate cancer remain asymptomatic and die from unrelated causes rather than as a result of the cancer itself.
The Genetics of Prostate Cancer
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Prostate Cancer Genetics
Familial aggregation (at least 2 cases in the family) is observed in about 20% of cases and a hereditary form of PC, compatible with a Mendelian inheritance, in 5%.