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My mother had breast cancer and passed away in 2002. I would like to know if I am prone to the same as I am childless.
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Dr. Shubham Jain
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What she was your mother diagnosed at? It is difficult to estimate your risk, but you definitely would have a risk higher than that for normal population
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You need to share more details. The risk is assessed based on detailed analysis of your family history and genetic test. A genetic counselor will assess your risk before performing tests.
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