The risk of breast cancer risk in a family can be calculated by the specialized genetic clinic.
Who should attend these clinics?
Any person belonging to a family with a history of breast and ovarian cancer
At the genetic clinic a woman at risk can learn how to reduce the chances of disease
During the appointment the doctor or geneticist will:
- Study the person’s medical and family history;
- Determine if there is any suspicion of a genetic abnormality, recommend a genetic test;
- According to the results, advise on measures to prevent and closely watch the disease