Nov 1, 2019 10:04AM Yogatyme wrote:
I don’t know about PTEN mutation, but I have BRCA1 mutation and had the same recommendation. It was explained that the BRCA1 mutation puts recurrence risk at 85% for both breasts, thus the recommendation for bilateral mastectomy. I was stage 1A w no metastasis.You may want to ask about why they are recommending the BMX. I had the BMX as recommended and have no regrets. Best to you.