BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene testing

Breast cancer - BRCA1 and BRCA2; Ovarian cancer - BRCA1 and BRCA2

The BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene test is a blood test that can tell you if you have a higher risk of getting cancer. The name BRCA comes from the first two letters of breast cancer.

What is the BRCA Gene Mutation?

Who Should Think About Being Tested?

How is the Test Done?

What Does a Positive Test Result Mean?

What Does a Negative Test Result Mean?