New recommendations for testing of hereditary breast and ovarian carcinomas in routine clinical practice
MUDr. Věra Benešová
Onkologické oddělení, Nemocnice Jihlava
The breast carcinoma belongs to the most frequently occurred malignant tumours by females. 90 up to 95 % of tumours emerge coincidentally. 5 up to 10% of tumours belong to hereditary tumours. The most common cause of the hereditary tumours is the mutation of the gene BRCA1/2. The following article deals with indication for the genetic test and medical care about those affected female patients.
hereditary breast carcinoma, BRCA1, BRCA2
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