Posted on: Aug 28, 2019 11:48AM
Task Force Expands BRCA Genetic Testing Recommendations; More Women Will Be Referred for Counseling and Testing
August 26, 2019
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force updated its recommendations on risk assessment, genetic counseling, and genetic testing for BRCA-related cancer, saying that women with either a personal or family history of breast or ovarian cancers, as well as women who are Ashkenazi Jewish (Eastern European), should have their risk assessed by their primary care doctor. Read more...