Translocation (6;10)(p21;q22) in uterine leiomyomas

Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 1995 Feb;79(2):136-8. doi: 10.1016/0165-4608(94)00132-u.

Abstract

A translocation between chromosomes 6 and 10 was observed in two uterine leiomyomas. Translocation (6;10) may be important in the pathogenesis of a subgroup of uterine leiomyomas.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 10*
  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 6*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Karyotyping
  • Leiomyoma / genetics*
  • Middle Aged
  • Translocation, Genetic*
  • Uterine Neoplasms / genetics*