Cancer Types

October 14, 2019
Mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes can be...
Mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes can be inherited and passed from parent to child. The gene names of BRCA1 and BRCA2 stand for Breast Cancer gene 1 and Breast Cancer gene 2, as the presence of...
September 23, 2019
How Common is Ovarian Cancer? Ovarian cancer is the...
How Common is Ovarian Cancer? Ovarian cancer is the 11th most common cancer among women in the United States, with 22,530 estimated new cases diagnosed in the US in 2019. How Serious is Ovarian Cancer? The American...
August 30, 2018
After an ovarian cancer diagnosis, the Gynecologic...
After an ovarian cancer diagnosis, the Gynecologic Oncologist will present ovarian cancer treatment options. Which treatment is right for each patient depends on multiple factors and women may undergo more than one...
August 15, 2018
Sarah just received the results from her breast cancer...
Sarah just received the results from her breast cancer gene test back and discovers she carries a genetic mutation associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. She’s concerned, maybe even a little frightened...