The role of prophylactic surgery for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer

Henry T. Lynch, Murray Joseph Casey

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Abstract

Here's a discussion of serious concerns raised by members of hereditary cancer-prone families who ask about testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations and prophylactic surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)41-58
Number of pages18
JournalContemporary Ob-Gyn
Volume42
Issue number7
StatePublished - Dec 1 1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing
  • Maternity and Midwifery

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