Receipt of Bilateral Mastectomy Among Women With Hereditary Breast Cancer

JAMA Oncol. 2023 Jan 1;9(1):143-145. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2022.5162.
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Plain language summary

This case series study examines differences in surgical treatment among adult females with invasive breast cancer who have pathogenic or likely pathogenic variants in genes with high vs moderate breast cancer penetrance.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Breast Neoplasms* / genetics
  • Breast Neoplasms* / surgery
  • Female
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease
  • Humans
  • Mastectomy

Supplementary concepts

  • Breast Cancer, Familial