Commemorating the 20th anniversary of BRCA genetic testing
, we are increasingly conscious of the social, economic, and medico-legal impacts of genetic cancer risk on both personal and public health.
A qualitative inquiry into experiences and perceptions of treatment-focused germline BRCA genetic testing
amongst women recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
To qualify for BRCA genetic testing
, I needed a history of cancer on both sides of my family and a connection to Ashkenazi Jews, both of which I had.
BRCA genetic testing
may be advised for people with a strong family history of breast cancer, especially those who also are of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.
Perhaps the most notable finding was that among the 83 women who underwent BRCA genetic testing
, the mean score was -0.