Letters to the Editor
- Jennifer Kingston
- Aust Prescr 1996;19:3-6
- 1 January 1996
- DOI: 10.18773/austprescr.1996.003
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Editor, Australian Prescriber has recently published two articles about DNA testing (Aust Prescr 1995;18:45-8 and 18:76-9). Another condition that can now be tested for is von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) syndrome.
The VHL Family Alliance provides information for families and physicians about the disorder. It can be contacted at the following address:
2/51 Musgrave Street YARRALUMLA ACT 2600 Telephone: (06) 285 1296 Fax: (06) 282 2037
Information is also available on the Internet by connecting to the VHLFA home page at URL then entering
President VHL Family Alliance
President, VHL Family Alliance, Yarralumla, A.C.T.