EM1806F "The Family Ties of Hereditary Myeloid Malignancy Syndromes" (IM GR-060818)
The purpose of this discussion is to review hereditary hematologic malignancy syndromes and their associated germline mutations, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management.
UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Identify patients who require a workup for an inherited predisposition to hematologic malignancies based on a thorough personal and family history
- Identify physical features and associated lab abnormalities that are associated with hereditary hematologic malignancy syndromes
- Be familiar with the most common inherited leukemia syndromes and inherited bone marrow failure syndromes
- Understand the basic testing for germline mutations and the implications of the results
Prapti Patel, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Hematology / Oncology
- 1.00 AMA