BRCA Testing Increasing Among Young Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

For young women diagnosed with breast cancer, genetic counseling along with testing for BRCA 1 and 2 is recommended. But how many young women are undergoing testing and do the results have an effect on treatment decisions? A new study looked at these questions.
For young women diagnosed with breast cancer, genetic counseling along with testing for BRCA 1 and 2 is recommended. But how many young women are undergoing testing and do the results have an effect on treatment decisions? A new study looked at these questions.