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Screening for familial ovarian cancer: poor survival of BRCA1/2 related cancers
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    Change in stage distribution observed with annual screening for ovarian cancer in BRCA carriers
    • Ranjit Manchanda, Clinical Research Fellow
    • Other Contributors:
      • Adam Rosenthal, Matthew Burnell, Lindsay Fraser, James Mackay, Steve Skates

    Dear Sirs,

    We read with great interest the paper by Evans et al1 published online in your journal. The authors should be commended for having collected data from different sources to present a substantial series to try and draw some inferences. However their inferences from these data are questionable and they have failed to recognise that their data suggest a change in stage distribution as a result of screenin...

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