Genetic Breast Cancer More Common In African Americans

October 3, 2014   // 0 Comments

  By Dr. Draion M. Burch, DO originally posted May 2014   -blackdoctor.org The BRCA (BReast CAncer Susceptibility Gene) was highlighted in the media when Angelina Jolie revealed she had a prophylactic double mastectomy after testing positive for this gene. Women with the BRCA gene have a higher risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer than the general population. BRCA is respon...

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