Childhood cancer risk in those with chromosomal and non-chromosomal congenital anomalies in Washington State: 1984-2013.

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PloS one, ISSN: 1932-6203, Vol: 12, Issue: 6, Page: e0179006

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Marlena S. Norwood; Philip J. Lupo; Eric J. Chow; Michael E. Scheurer; Sharon E. Plon; Heather E. Danysh; Logan G. Spector; Susan E. Carozza; David R. Doody; Beth A. Mueller; Jeffrey S. Chang Show More Hide
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The presence of a congenital anomaly is associated with increased childhood cancer risk, likely due to large effects of Down syndrome and chromosomal anomalies for leukemia. Less is known about associations with presence of non-chromosomal anomalies.