Genetics Home Reference: Meier-Gorlin syndrome (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - February 11, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Psychological Impact Of Multiple Cancer Surgeries For Gorlin Syndrome Patients Highlighted By New Patient Group Research
The Gorlin Syndrome Group, campaigning to help people with a rare genetic skin cancer, today launched new research highlighting the significant impact of multiple surgeries on patients' wellbeing. The survey, presented today at the European Association of Dermato Oncology (EADO) Congress, revealed that almost half (48%) of patients endure more than 20 surgical procedures although only 15% are offered counselling throughout diagnosis and treatment... (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 18, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news