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Translating Genomics in Cancer Care

Yvonne Bombard, Peter B. Bach, and Kenneth Offit

Examples: BRCA Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer Susceptibility: The report by the USP-STF considered the impact of genetic counseling on psychosocial response to BRCA testing (eg, anxiety, depression, cancer risk perception, uptake) and found

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Understanding Causes of Inferior Outcomes in Adolescents and Young Adults With Cancer

Julie A. Wolfson, Kelly M. Kenzik, Blake Foxworthy, John M. Salsman, Katherine Donahue, Marie Nelson, Mary Beth Littrell, Grant R. Williams, and Jennifer M. Levine

Pediatric Oncology and Hematology . Am J Med Genet A 2017 ; 173 : 1017 – 1037 . 44. Morand M , Roth M , Peterson SK , Factors impacting adolescent and young adult cancer patients’ decision to pursue genetic counseling and testing

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Prostate Cancer Early Detection, Version 2.2016

Peter R. Carroll, J. Kellogg Parsons, Gerald Andriole, Robert R. Bahnson, Erik P. Castle, William J. Catalona, Douglas M. Dahl, John W. Davis, Jonathan I. Epstein, Ruth B. Etzioni, Thomas Farrington, George P. Hemstreet III, Mark H. Kawachi, Simon Kim, Paul H. Lange, Kevin R. Loughlin, William Lowrance, Paul Maroni, James Mohler, Todd M. Morgan, Kelvin A. Moses, Robert B. Nadler, Michael Poch, Chuck Scales, Terrence M. Shaneyfelt, Marc C. Smaldone, Geoffrey Sonn, Preston Sprenkle, Andrew J. Vickers, Robert Wake, Dorothy A. Shead, and Deborah A. Freedman-Cass

-Risk Assessment: Breast and Ovarian. These latter guidelines include personalized risk assessment, genetic counseling, and possible genetic testing for individuals with a personal history of prostate cancer and 1 or more close blood relatives with breast cancer

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Prostate Cancer, Version 1.2021

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Edward Schaeffer, Sandy Srinivas, Emmanuel S. Antonarakis, Andrew J. Armstrong, Justin E. Bekelman, Heather Cheng, Anthony Victor D’Amico, Brian J. Davis, Neil Desai, Tanya Dorff, James A. Eastham, Thomas A. Farrington, Xin Gao, Eric Mark Horwitz, Joseph E. Ippolito, Michael R. Kuettel, Joshua M. Lang, Rana McKay, Jesse McKenney, George Netto, David F. Penson, Julio M. Pow-Sang, Robert Reiter, Sylvia Richey, Mack Roach, III, Stan Rosenfeld, Ahmad Shabsigh, Daniel E. Spratt, Benjamin A. Teply, Jonathan Tward, Dorothy A. Shead, and Deborah A. Freedman-Cass

tumor MSI-H or dMMR is identified, the panel recommends referral to genetic counseling for consideration of germline testing for Lynch syndrome. New Systemic Therapy Options for CRPC PARP Inhibitors for Patients With DNA Repair Gene Mutations Results of

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Breast Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults: A Review With a Focus on Biology

Jill R. Tichy, Elgene Lim, and Carey K. Anders

. Cowden disease, caused by mutations in the PTEN gene, is exceedingly rare and is also associated with other tumors, particularly of the skin, thyroid, and endometrium. 39 Genetic counseling plays a paramount role in decision-making for young women

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The Role of Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Medullary Thyroid Cancer

Stephanie A. Terezakis and Nancy Y. Lee

the presence of MTC. Because MTC has high penetrance in all 3 familial forms, first-degree relatives of a family member with the mutation should receive genetic counseling and testing if the patient index demonstrates the RET mutation. 10 , 11 The

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Breast Cancer, Version 4.2017, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

William J. Gradishar, Benjamin O. Anderson, Ron Balassanian, Sarah L. Blair, Harold J. Burstein, Amy Cyr, Anthony D. Elias, William B. Farrar, Andres Forero, Sharon H. Giordano, Matthew P. Goetz, Lori J. Goldstein, Steven J. Isakoff, Janice Lyons, P. Kelly Marcom, Ingrid A. Mayer, Beryl McCormick, Meena S. Moran, Ruth M. O'Regan, Sameer A. Patel, Lori J. Pierce, Elizabeth C. Reed, Kilian E. Salerno, Lee S. Schwartzberg, Amy Sitapati, Karen Lisa Smith, Mary Lou Smith, Hatem Soliman, George Somlo, Melinda L. Telli, John H. Ward, Rashmi Kumar, and Dorothy A. Shead

and is not required. Genetic counseling is recommended if the patient is considered to be at high risk for hereditary breast cancer as defined by the NCCN Guidelines for Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast and Ovarian (available at NCCN

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Part 2: Abstracts from the NCCN 19th Annual Conference: Advancing the Standard of Cancer Care™

18% were referred to genetic counseling. Results are presented in Table 1 . Conclusions: The Athena model effectively identifies women previously unaware of their elevated breast cancer risk status. The findings support the value and efficiency of

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Pediatric Central Nervous System Cancers, Version 2.2023, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology

Amar Gajjar, Anita Mahajan, Mohamed Abdelbaki, Clarke Anderson, Reuben Antony, Tejus Bale, Ranjit Bindra, Daniel C. Bowers, Kenneth Cohen, Bonnie Cole, Kathleen Dorris, Ralph Ermoian, Andrea Franson, Jeffrey Helgager, Daniel Landi, Chi Lin, Laura Metrock, Ronica Nanda, Joshua Palmer, Sonia Partap, Ashley Plant, Sumit Pruthi, Renee Reynolds, Paul Ruggieri, Duncan Stearns, Phillip Storm, Anthony Wang, Katherine Warren, Nicholas Whipple, Wafik Zaky, Nicole R. McMillian, and Lenora A. Pluchino

adjuvant therapy, pediatric diffuse high-grade gliomas typically have a poor prognosis. Referral for cancer predisposition evaluation and/or genetic counseling should be considered. Principles of Brain and Spine Tumor Imaging Conventional MRI is

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Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis

Therese B. Bevers, Benjamin O. Anderson, Ermelinda Bonaccio, Sandra Buys, Mary B. Daly, Peter J. Dempsey, William B. Farrar, Irving Fleming, Judy E. Garber, Randall E. Harris, Alexandra S. Heerdt, Mark Helvie, John G. Huff, Nazanin Khakpour, Seema A. Khan, Helen Krontiras, Gary Lyman, Elizabeth Rafferty, Sara Shaw, Mary Lou Smith, Theodore N. Tsangaris, Cheryl Williams, and Thomas Yankeelov

In the statement on Genetic Testing for Cancer Susceptibility updated in 2003, ASCO recommended women undergo genetic counseling/testing when 1) a personal or family history suggests genetic cancer susceptibility, 2) the test can be adequately