Patient Comments: Breast Cancer Prevention - Genetic Tests

Question:

Does your family have a history of breast or other cancers? Have any relatives been tested for the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: chris, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: September 16

My aunt had breast cancer on my moms side and had both breasts removed and my mother has been diagnosed with triple negative receptor breast cancer. I do not know if they ave had the brca1 or 2 genes.

Subscribe to MedicineNet's Cancer Report Newsletter

By clicking "Submit," I agree to the MedicineNet Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. I also agree to receive emails from MedicineNet and I understand that I may opt out of MedicineNet subscriptions at any time.