Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
Telling your family that you have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation
Sharing your diagnosis with your family is important, but may be difficult to do. Learn tips on talking to your family. You might also consider writing a letter that explains your diagnosis. You can use this sample letterCdc-word to get started.
Page last reviewed: November 14, 2017