Genetic Counseling Linked to Increased Use of Preventive Ovary Removal in Women at High Risk for Ovarian Cancer

Genetic Counseling Linked to Increased Use of Preventive Ovary Removal in Women at High Risk for Ovarian Cancer
SAN ANTONIO, TX (PRWEB) April 24, 2015 Genetic counseling is a preferred method for informing women with BRCA1 or BRCA2 genetic mutations and/or a family history of breast or ovarian cancer about their risks for getting such cancers, but little has been known about the impact of genetic counseling on efforts to reduce the risk ...