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Ten to 50 percent of pediatric cancer and tumors occur as the result of an inherited gene change. Children with a hereditary cancer predisposition syndrome are at increased risk of getting cancer or tumors throughout their lifetime.
Our clinic helps families learn the role of genetics in causing cancer so we can screen for and monitor it in childhood.
Certain types of tumors or cancers are more likely linked to genetics and may call for an exam in the clinic.
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Sometimes other factors increase the risk of a hereditary cancer predisposition syndrome, such as:
We suggest making an appointment at the Pediatric Cancer Predisposition Program in these cases:
We also provide ongoing care for children with diagnosed inherited cancer syndromes.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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