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Table 1 Overall frequency of cancer types in 56 BRCA1/2 positive families

From: Five recurrent BRCA1/2 mutations are responsible for cancer predisposition in the majority of Slovenian breast cancer families

No. of affected family members BC bil BC MBC OC CC GC leukemia pro Ca pan Ca Ca uterus sarcoma
38 BRCA1 positive families 62 17 0 33 14 4 5 2 4 6 2
18 BRCA2 positive families 59 7 4 7 5 3 3 1 4 0 0
  1. OC – ovarian cancer, BC – breast cancer (female), bil – bilateral, MBC – male breast cancer, CC – colon cancer, GC – gastric cancer, pan – pancreas, pro – prostate, Ca – cancer, Nr. – number