Comments for: Risk test for breast cancer asks about ‘first-degree relatives’

Posted May 04, 2014, at 11:43 a.m.

What’s a first-degree relative, anyway? A woman doesn’t have to commit the answer to memory in order to use the Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool that the National Cancer Institute has placed online at cancer.gov/bcrisktool. For purposes of the Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool, first-degree relatives include your mother, your …

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