Hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC) are the most common hereditary cancer syndromes in which a genetic test is available. Potential risks associated with testing include psychological harm, emotional distress and insurance problems.

Expectations and psychological issues before genetic counseling: analysis of distress determinant factors

Maccaroni, Elena;Bianchi, Francesca;Belvederesi, Laura;Pagliaretta, Silvia;Murrone, Alberto;Bini, Federica;Pistelli, Mirco;Ricci, Giulia;Berardi, Rossana
2020-01-01

Abstract

Hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC) are the most common hereditary cancer syndromes in which a genetic test is available. Potential risks associated with testing include psychological harm, emotional distress and insurance problems.
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