With Genetic Testing Unnecessary And Excessive Treatment Are Prevented
Breast cancer, the most common type of cancer among women, is caught in one of every 8 females in a period of her life in the world. The average age of breast cancer, which has more than doubled in the past 50 years, has also shifted towards young people in recent years. Today, genetic testing for prevention plays an important role in the treatment and unnecessary treatment is prevented.
In Liv Hospital synchronous gene panel is applied with America. Genetic susceptibility is being investigated in panels containing 19 genes. So whether there is a familial predisposition, it is revealed. Follow-up and treatment are also regulated according to the results of the genetic test. With genetic testing, both unnecessary and excessive treatment is prevented and the necessary treatment is not missed and the point shot is made.
What are the advantages of genetic testing?
- Making knowledge about genetic predisposition to breast cancer.
- Unnecessary treatment is avoided, the necessary treatment is planned and implemented.
- There are not only mammography but also advanced examinations like MR and tomosynthesis.
- As a result, early diagnosis is provided in the entire family, and the health of the family members is also preserved in breast cancer. Genetic predisposition is revealed to family members.
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