Opinion about reproductive decision making among individuals undergoing BRCA1/2 genetic testing in a multicentre Spanish cohort.

@article{Fortuny2009OpinionAR,
  title={Opinion about reproductive decision making among individuals undergoing BRCA1/2 genetic testing in a multicentre Spanish cohort.},
  author={Daniel Fortuny and Judith Balma{\~n}{\`a} and Bego{\~n}a Gra{\~n}a and Asunci{\'o}n Torres and Teresa Ram{\'o}n Y Cajal and Esther Darder and Neus Gadea and {\`A}ngela Velasco and Consol L{\'o}pez and Judit Sanz and Carmen Patino Alonso and Joan Brunet},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={2009},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={1000-6}
}
BACKGROUND Mutations in breast cancer BRCA1/2 genes increase breast and ovarian cancer risk and are transmitted with an autosomal dominant pattern. Opinion about reproductive decisions among individuals undergoing BRCA1/2 testing in our institutions is unknown. MATERIALS AND METHODS Individuals (n = 77) undergoing BRCA1/2 testing were included in a prospective multicentre study to assess the clinical impact of genetic testing. Demographic and clinical information, psychological status and… CONTINUE READING

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