Dr. Joanne M. Jeter M.D.
Geneticist | Clinical Genetics (M.D.)1515 N Campbell Ave Tucson AZ, 85724
Dr. Joanne Jeter practices Genetic Medicine in Tucson, AZ. As a geneticist, Dr. Jeter performs experiments and analyzes data to interpret the inheritance of different traits in patients. A geneticist evaluates, diagnoses, and manages patients with hereditary conditions or congenital malformations, genetic risk calculations, and mutation analysis. Dr. Jeter carries out studies, tests, and counsels patients with genetic diseases.
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Medical Oncology
- Factors associated with osteonecrosis of the jaw among bisphosphonate users.
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, acetaminophen, and risk of skin cancer in the Nurses' Health Study.
- An unusual BRCA mutation distribution in a high risk cancer genetics clinic.
- Difluoromethylornithine: the proof is in the polyamines.
- Use of ipilimumab in the treatment of melanoma.
- 2002. Affiliations: American Society of Clinical Oncology 2002 Specializes in breast cancer and melanoma. Research focus: cancer prev
- University Of Alabama Hospital
- University of Alabama Affiliated Hospitals 1999
- (Hematology/Oncology), UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MEDICAL CENTER, ANN ARBOR, MI 2002
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- The Function and Structure of DNA
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- The Most Common Misconceptions About Breast Cancer
There is so much information you can read online about breast cancer. Some information may be acquired in the community, friends, or family that is totally misleading or incorrect. Although not backed up with solid evidence, such information can cause a lot of media attention, which can further...
- Is Pancreatic Cancer Genetic?
Is Pancreatic Cancer Genetic?Cancer is caused by a change in your genetic sequence. Genes are responsible for designing your body. Any alteration at that level will alter your body patterns.Cancer is an uncontrolled production of abnormal cells. Usually new cells are formed when your body needs...
- Is My Child More Likely to Develop Autism if a Blood Relative Has Autism?
Autism characterized by impaired social interactions reduced verbal and non-verbal communication and stereotyped behavior and activities. These symptoms appear in early childhood and impair or limit everyday functioning.Autism and geneticsResearchers believe that both environment and genetics play a...
- What Causes Albinism?
What is albinism?Albinism is a group of genetic disorders that cause little or no production of the natural pigment called melanin. The color of your skin, hair, and eyes depend on the type and amount of melanin produced by your body. Most individuals with albinism have sun sensitivity, which makes...
- What is Neurofibromatosis?
Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder that affects the development of nerve cells and tissues in the body, leading to the formation of tumors in different parts of the nervous system. These tumors, also known as neurofibromas, may develop in the brain, spinal cord, along the nerves, or under the...