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Table 2 Malignancies in 46 first degree relatives

From: Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: clinical-aetiological findings in 66 patients and their families

Cancer site Male Female Total
Uncertain 3 3 6*
CLL 2 3 5*
Breast 0 4 4
Stomach 2 2 4
Oesophagus 3 0 3*
Colorectum 3 0 3
Lung 3 0 3
Brain 3 0 3*
Leukaemia 0 3 3*
Skin 0 2 2
ENT 1 0 1
Liver 1 0 1
C. tissue 1 0 1
Larynx 1 0 1
Prostate 1   1
Cervix   1 1
Ovary   1 1
Thyroid 1 0 1
NHL 1 0 1
Myeloma 1 0 1
Other 0 0 0
Total 27 19 46
  1. *p < 0.05, 2-sided Fisher's exact test