Expanding the criteria for BRCA mutation testing in breast cancer survivors.

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PURPOSE Every year approximately 25% of women diagnosed with breast cancer are younger than 50 years of age, and almost 10% of them have a BRCA mutation. Not all potential carriers are identified by existing criteria for BRCA testing. We estimated the costs and benefits of different BRCA testing criteria for women with breast cancer younger than 50 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2010.28.0719

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@article{Kwon2010ExpandingTC, title={Expanding the criteria for BRCA mutation testing in breast cancer survivors.}, author={Janice S. Kwon and Angelica M. Gutierrez-Barrera and Diana Young and Charlotte C. Sun and Molly Daniels and Karen H. Lu and Banu K. Arun}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2010}, volume={28 27}, pages={4214-20} }