NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Genetics Terms contains technical definitions for more than 200 terms related to genetics. These definitions were developed by the PDQ® Cancer Genetics Editorial Board to support the evidence-based, peer-reviewed PDQ cancer genetics information summaries.
- inherited cancer syndrome
- listen (in-HAYR-ih-ted KAN-ser SIN-drome)
- Describes the clinical manifestations associated with a mutation conferring cancer susceptibility.