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Genetic Testing for Inherited Breast Cancer (pkg)

Posted by Dana Sparks, May 14, 2013

One out of eight women will get breast cancer in her lifetime and a small subset actually have an inherited copy of a gene that can greatly increase their risk. The news that actress Angelina Jolie chose to have a double mastectomy because of her high breast cancer risk is creating conversations about genetic risk.   [TRT 1:55]

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Tags: Angelina Jolie, Breast Cancer, gene, genetic testing, Medical Edge, HL, Pkg

 

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