DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for Li-Fraumeni syndrome

Li-Fraumeni syndrome [DOID:3012]

Li-Fraumeni syndrome is an extremely rare autosomal dominant hereditary disorder. Named after Frederick Pei Li and Joseph F. Fraumeni, Jr., the American physicians who first recognized and described the syndrome, Li-Fraumeni syndrome greatly increases susceptibility to cancer.

Synonyms:  Li-Fraumeni syndrome,  DOID:3012,  LiFraumeni syndrome,  Li-Fraumeni disease,  Li-Fraumeni disorder ...