Comments for: Jolie’s revelation about preventive mastectomy spurs praise, concerns

Posted May 15, 2013, at 9:17 a.m.

CHICAGO — Angelina Jolie’s announcement Tuesday that she has a genetic predisposition to breast and ovarian cancer that led her to undergo a preventive double mastectomy has raised awareness about the procedure and concerns among physicians and other experts. The actress revealed that she carries a “faulty” gene, BRCA 1, …

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