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How do you get adenocarcinoma is it hereditory?

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 36 years experience
Yes/No/Maybe: Adenocarcinoma is a cancer that forms glands. It's a common kind of cancer found in lots of different organs. Some may have an inherited component and others not. Depends on the organ and family history. Best to you.

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