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Resources for genetic concerns
We help to identify families that may have a hereditary risk for endocrine tumors and, when indicated, offer genetic testing, screening and support.
The Endocrine Tumor Genetics Clinic is a collaboration between the Center for Cancer Risk Assessment (CCRA) and Thyroid Associates at Massachusetts General Hospital.
At this clinic, patients meet with a genetic counselor and an endocrinologist to review family history and discuss options for genetic testing.
A visit to our clinic may be appropriate if you have a personal or family history of endocrine tumors in one or more of the following organs:
The syndromes most commonly discussed with patients in our clinic include:
We also may discuss other syndromes based on your clinical and/or family history. These include:
The Endocrine Tumor Genetics Clinic is held once per month at the Wang Ambulatory Care Center, Suite 730S, 55 Fruit St., Boston. To schedule an appointment, please call 617-724-1971.
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