Journal of Genetic Counseling

, 18:527 | Cite as

Recontacting Patients Who have Tested Negative for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations: How, Who and Why?



Hereditary breast ovarian cancer syndrome BRCA1 BRCA2 Risk notification 



I am grateful to Robert Pilarski, MS, CGC for his critical review of this manuscript and for his thoughtful conversation regarding this issue.


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© National Society of Genetic Counselors, Inc. 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Human Genetics, Department of Internal MedicineThe Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer CenterColumbusUSA

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