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High cancer risk and increased mortality in patients with Peutz–Jeghers syndrome
  1. Douglas L Riegert-Johnson1,
  2. Wytske Westra2,
  3. Maegan Roberts1
  1. 1Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
  2. 2Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  1. Correspondence to Douglas Riegert-Johnson, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225, USA; riegertjohnson.douglas{at}

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We read with interest the informative, and needed, update on the Dutch Peutz–Jeghers syndrome (PJS) cohort by van Lier et al.1 Our group has translated Peutz's original paper from Dutch,2 and the findings …

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    Margot G F van Lier Anja Wagner Katharina Biermann Elisabeth M H Mathus-Vliegen Ernst J Kuipers Monique E van Leerdam