Majority of the women focused cancer especially breast and ovarian are sporadic in nature. Although having no family history, 5-10% of the breast and ovarian cancer are due to hereditary predisposition. As per National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program (SEER)1, in their life 12% (1 in 8) and 1.4% (1 in 71) of the women will either develop breast or ovarian cancer.
1. Breast and Ovarian Cancer: Seq & Del
2. Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome : Seq and Del
3. Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome : Seq Panel