The syndrome or disorder that increases the risk of an individual of contracting certain types of cancers such as breast cancer, leukaemia or cancer of the adrenal gland is known as Li-Fraumeni Syndrome.
HOW IS LI-FRAUMENI SYNDROME DIAGNOSED?
An Oncologist/Homeopath usually diagnoses Li-Fraumeni Syndrome with the patient’s medical history and a physical examination. Also, further tests are conducted to detect Li-Fraumeni Syndrome such as biopsy, CT scan, MRI and an adrenal angiography.
HOW IS LI-FRAUMENI SYNDROME TREATED?
There is no apt treatment viable for this mutation but on the whole, it is suggested that people suffering from Li-Fraumeni Syndrome should go for regular screenings and tests as this would help in early diagnosis and thus, quicker treatment.
DID YOU KNOW?
Li-Fraumeni Syndrome is also known as sarcoma, breast, leukaemia and adrenal gland syndrome.