Fertility intentions following testing for a BRCA1 gene mutation.


OBJECTIVE To test whether fertility intentions differed among persons who tested positive, tested negative, or did not know their genetic status for a mutation of the BRCA1 gene. METHOD Participants were members of a large Utah-based kindred with an identified mutation at the BRCA1 locus. Participants received genetic counseling prior to testing and were… (More)


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@article{Smith2004FertilityIF, title={Fertility intentions following testing for a BRCA1 gene mutation.}, author={Ken Robert Smith and Lee Ellington and Anna Ho Yin Chan and Robert T. Croyle and Jeffrey R. Botkin}, journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology}, year={2004}, volume={13 5}, pages={733-40} }