Genetic Testing Guidelines
~ Genetics of Breast & Ovarian Cancer

Guidelines on all aspects of selecting patients for testing, risk assessment, evaluating risk factors, etc.

Not just clinical guidelines themselves, but any papers dealing with any aspect of guidelines, such as assessments of their effectiveness, assessments of providers' adherence to guidelines, press reports announcing new guideline's release, and so forth.

List was last updated on Dec 7, 2019 @ 7:36 am.


    • Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast, Ovarian, and Pancreatic, NCCN Guidelines Version 1.2020.
    • Daly MB, Pilarski R, Berry M, Buys SS, Dickson P, Domchek SM, Elkhanany A, Friedman S, Garber JE, Goggins M, Hutton ML, Khan S, Klein C, Kohlmann W, Kurian A, Laronga C, Litton JK, Mak JS, Menendez CS, Merajver SD, Norquist BS, Offit K, Pal T, Pederson HJ, Reiser G, Shannon KM, Visvanathan K, Weitzel JN, Wick MJ, Wisinski KB, Yurgelun MB.
    • 2020 Dec 4.
    • Guidelines

    NCCN Guidelines menu: NCCN Guidelines For Detection, Prevention, & Risk Reduction (National Comprehensive Cancer Network)

    NCCN Guidelines (PDF): Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast, Ovarian, and Pancreatic - Version 1.2020 — December 4, 2020 (National Comprehensive Cancer Network)

    Press: NCCN Updates Genetic Testing Guidelines for Assessing Breast, Ovarian, Pancreatic Cancer Risk. (GenomeWeb)

    • Cancer Susceptibility Mutations in Patients With Urothelial Malignancies.
    • Carlo MI, Ravichandran V, Srinavasan P, Bandlamudi C, Kemel Y, Ceyhan-Birsoy O, Mukherjee S, Mandelker D, Chaim J, Knezevic A, Rana S, Fnu Z, Breen K, Arnold AG, Khurram A, Tkachuk K, Cipolla CK, Regazzi A, Hakimi AA, Al-Ahmadie H, Dalbagni G, Cadoo KA, Walsh MF, Teo MY, Funt SA, Coleman JA, Bochner BH, Iyer G, Solit DB, Stadler ZK, Zhang L, Rosenberg JE, Taylor BS, Robson ME, Berger MF, Vijai J, Bajorin DF, Offit K.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2019 Dec 3:JCO1901395. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.01395. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Mutational Screening of BRCA1/2 Genes as a Predictive Factor for Therapeutic Response in Epithelial Ovarian Cancer: A Consensus Guide from the Spanish Society of Pathology (SEAP-IAP) and the Spanish Society of Human Genetics (AEGH).
    • Palacios J, de la Hoya M, Bellosillo B, de Juan I, Matías-Guiu X, Lázaro C, Palanca S, Osorio A, Rojo F, Rosa-Rosa JM, Cigudosa JC.
    • Virchows Arch. 2019 Dec 3. doi: 10.1007/s00428-019-02709-3. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment: ACOG COMMITTEE OPINION, Number 793.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Dec;134(6):e143-e149. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003562.

    Summary:

    Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment: ACOG COMMITTEE OPINION SUMMARY, Number 793.

    • Update: Genetic causes of hereditary pancreatic cancer: BRCA and beyond
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2019 Nov 26.
    • NorthBay Healthcare to Pilot GenomeSmart Genetic Test Recommendation Platform.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Nov 12.

    Press: Startup GenomeSmart to Address Lack of Genetic Testing Knowledge With Digital Solution. (GenomeWeb)

    • Germline Testing for Patients with BRCA1/2 Mutations on Somatic Tumor Testing.
    • Vlessis K, Purington N, Chun N, Haraldsdottir S, Ford JM.
    • JNCI Cancer Spectr. 2019 Nov 11; pkz095. doi: 10.1093/jncics/pkz095. eCollection 2019 Nov.
    • NSGC Panel Divided on Whether Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients Should Undergo Panel Testing.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Nov 7.
    • [What attitude to women at high risk of breast cancer?]
    • Livon D, Moretta J, Noguès C.
    • Presse Med. 2019 Nov 6. pii: S0755-4982(19)30302-1. doi: 10.1016/j.lpm.2019.07.014. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review, [Article in French]
    • Calling on Primary Care to Prevent BRCA-Related Cancers.
    • Armstrong K.
    • J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Oct 21. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05469-7. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Multigene Testing for All Patients With Breast Cancer.
    • Sun L, Brentnall A, Patel S, Buist DSM, Bowles EJA, Evans DGR, Eccles D, Hopper J, Li S, Southey M, Duffy S, Cuzick J, Dos Santos Silva I, Miners A, Sadique Z, Yang L, Legood R, Manchanda R.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2019 Oct 3. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.3323. [Epub ahead of print]

    CME Audio Interview: Cost-effectiveness of Multigene Testing for All Patients With Breast Cancer. (JN Learning : JAMA Oncology)

    Press: Study Finds Breast, Ovarian Cancer Gene Tests Cost-Effective for Unselected Breast Cancer Patients. (GenomeWeb)

    • Broad Application of Multigene Panel Testing for Breast Cancer Susceptibility-Pandora's Box Is Opening Wider.
    • Robson M, Domchek S.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2019 Oct 3. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.4004. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Commentary
    • Who Should Consider Genetic Counseling and Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer? Guidelines Have Expanded.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2019 Oct 3.
    • Prostate cancer genetic testing: NCCN familial high-risk assessment: breast/ovarian.
    • Daly MB.
    • Can J Urol. 2019 Oct;26(5S2):29-30.
    • Population prevalence of individuals meeting criteria for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer testing.
    • Greenberg S, Buys SS, Edwards SL, Espinel W, Fraser A, Gammon A, Hafen B, Herget KA, Kohlmann W, Roundy C, Sweeney C.
    • Cancer Med. 2019 Sep 18. doi: 10.1002/cam4.2534. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A family pedigree of malignancies associated with BRCA1 pathogenic variants: a reflection of the state of art in China.
    • Li W, Li L, Wu M.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2019 Sep 10;17:26. doi: 10.1186/s13053-019-0126-4. eCollection 2019.
    • [Guideline on next-generation sequencing-based BRCA1/2 testing (2019)].
    • Working Group of Guideline on Next-Generation Sequencing-Based BRCA1/2 Testing (2019).
    • Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2019 Sep 8;48(9):670-677. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0529-5807.2019.09.002.
    • Guidelines, [Article in Chinese]
    • Cancer: more genetic BRCA testing for men.
    • Marabelli M, Calvello M, Bonanni B.
    • Nature. 2019 Sep;573(7774):346. doi: 10.1038/d41586-019-02775-2.

    Commentary:

    New name for breast-cancer syndrome could help to save lives.

    • An update on genetic risk assessment and prevention: the role of genetic testing panels in breast cancer.
    • Piccinin C, Panchal S, Watkins N, Kim RH.
    • Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2019 Aug 30. doi: 10.1080/14737140.2019.1659730. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Pathogenic Germline Variants in Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer.
    • Stuttgen K, Croessmann S, Fetting J, Stearns V, Nunes R, Connolly RM, Park BH.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2019 Aug 29. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.3116. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Commentary

    Press: Hereditary Cancer Risk Variants Found in Significant Subset of Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients. (GenomeWeb)

    Research news: Inherited Mutations In Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients. (FORCE. XRAYS.)

    • The NCCN Criterion "Young Age at Onset" Alone is Not an Indicator of Hereditary Breast Cancer in Iranian Population.
    • Ebrahimi E, Sellars E, Shirkoohi R, Harirchi I, Ghiasvand R, Mohebbi E, Zendehdel K, Akbari MR.
    • Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2019 Aug 26. pii: canprevres.0056.2019. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-19-0056. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Universal Genetic Testing for All Breast Cancer Patients.
    • Copur MS.
    • Oncology (Williston Park). 2019 Aug 23;33(8). pii: 683731.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • US Preventive Services Task Force, Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):652-665. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.10987.

    Evidence report, Review:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

    Guidelines [Internet]:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].

    Editorial:

    Broadening Criteria for BRCA1/2 Evaluation: Placing the USPSTF Recommendation in Context.

    Editorial:

    USPSTF Recommendations for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in the Context of a Transformative National Cancer Control Plan.

    Editorial:

    Hereditary Cancer Evaluation in 2019-a Rapidly Evolving Landscape.

    Editorial:

    US Preventive Services Task Force Breast Cancer Recommendation Statement on Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer.

    News:

    USPSTF Calls for More BRCA Screening.

    Patient Page:

    Should I Be Tested for BRCA Mutations?

    Audio Interview, CME Activity: USPSTF Recommendation: Assessment, Counseling, and Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer. (JAMA)

    Press: USPSTF Recommendations on BRCA Mutation Testing. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Cantor A, Haney E, Holmes R.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):666-685. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.8430.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].

    • Should I Be Tested for BRCA Mutations?
    • Jin J.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):702. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.11251.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • USPSTF Recommendation: Assessment, Counseling, and Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer.
    • Mangione CM.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • USPSTF Recommendations for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in the Context of a Transformative National Cancer Control Plan.
    • Rajagopal PS, Nielsen S, Olopade OI.
    • JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Aug 20;2(8.10):e1910142. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.10142.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • A clinical guide to hereditary cancer panel testing: evaluation of gene-specific cancer associations and sensitivity of genetic testing criteria in a cohort of 165,000 high-risk patients.
    • LaDuca H, Polley EC, Yussuf A, Hoang L, Gutierrez S, Hart SN, Yadav S, Hu C, Na J, Goldgar DE, Fulk K, Smith LP, Horton C, Profato J, Pesaran T, Gau CL, Pronold M, Davis BT, Chao EC, Couch FJ, Dolinsky JS.
    • Genet Med. 2019 Aug 13. doi: 10.1038/s41436-019-0633-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Management of ovarian cancer risk in women with BRCA1/2 pathogenic variants.
    • Walker M, Jacobson M, Sobel M.
    • CMAJ. 2019 Aug 12;191(32):E886-E893. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.190281.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Cantor A, Haney E, Holmes R, Stillman L.
    • Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2019 Aug. Report No.: 19-05251-EF-1. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Evidence Syntheses, formerly Systematic Evidence Reviews.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

    • Consensus Guidelines on Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer from the American Society of Breast Surgeons.
    • Manahan ER, Kuerer HM, Sebastian M, Hughes KS, Boughey JC, Euhus DM, Boolbol SK, Taylor WA.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Jul 24. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-07549-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Addendum: A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.
    • Bashford MT, Kohlman W, Everett J, Parrott A, Pollin TI; Practice Guidelines Committee of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and the Professional Practice and Guidelines Committee of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics.
    • Genet Med. 2019 Jul 23. doi: 10.1038/s41436-019-0586-y. [Epub ahead of print]

    Guidelines:

    A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.

    • Assessing the effectiveness of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network genetic testing guidelines in identifying African American breast cancer patients with deleterious genetic mutations.
    • Ademuyiwa FO, Salyer P, Ma Y, Fisher S, Colditz G, Weilbaecher K, Bierut LJ.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Jul 19. doi: 10.1007/s10549-019-05359-w. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A systematic review of the prevalence of DNA damage response gene mutations in prostate cancer.
    • Lang SH, Swift SL, White H, Misso K, Kleijnen J, Quek RGW.
    • Int J Oncol. 2019 Jul 16. doi: 10.3892/ijo.2019.4842. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Reinterpretation of BRCA1 and BRCA2 variants of uncertain significance in patients with hereditary breast/ovarian cancer using the ACMG/AMP 2015 guidelines.
    • So MK, Jeong TD, Lim W, Moon BI, Paik NS, Kim SC, Huh J.
    • Breast Cancer. 2019 Jul;26(4):510-519. doi: 10.1007/s12282-019-00951-w. Epub 2019 Feb 6.
    • Genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and the USPSTF recommendations.
    • Wood ME, Garber JE, Isaacs C, Masood S, Bedrosian I, Tung N, Chun J, Schnabel FR, Arun BK; International Society of Cancer Risk Assessment and Management.
    • Breast J. 2019 Jul;25(4):575-577. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13292.
    • Editorial
    • [Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome].
    • Inuzuka M, Nakamura S.
    • Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2019 Jul;46(7):1109-1113.
    • Review, [Article in Japanese]
    • The 34th Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Gynecologic Oncology 2019: meeting report.
    • Yim GW, Suh DH, Kim JW, Kim SC, Kim YT.
    • J Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Jul;30(4):e91. doi: 10.3802/jgo.2019.30.e91.
    • Should All Patients With a Diagnosis of Breast Cancer Undergo Expanded Panel Testing?
    • Copur MS, Jonglertham P, Zusag T.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2019 Jun 27:JCO1900064. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.00064. [Epub ahead of print]

    Letter, Reply:

    Reply to M.S. Copur et al, A. Taylor et al, and P.S. Rajagopal et al.

    Original research:

    Underdiagnosis of Hereditary Breast Cancer: Are Genetic Testing Guidelines a Tool or an Obstacle?

    • Caveat Emptor: The Perils of Panel Testing in Hereditary Breast Cancer.
    • Taylor A, Tischkowitz M.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2019 Jun 27:JCO1900122. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.00122. [Epub ahead of print]

    Letter, Reply:

    Reply to M.S. Copur et al, A. Taylor et al, and P.S. Rajagopal et al.

    Original research:

    Underdiagnosis of Hereditary Breast Cancer: Are Genetic Testing Guidelines a Tool or an Obstacle?

    • The Time for Mainstreaming Germline Testing for Patients With Breast Cancer Is Now.
    • Rajagopal PS, Catenacci DVT, Olopade OI.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2019 Jun 27:JCO1900160. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.00160. [Epub ahead of print]

    Letter, Reply:

    Reply to M.S. Copur et al, A. Taylor et al, and P.S. Rajagopal et al.

    Original research:

    Underdiagnosis of Hereditary Breast Cancer: Are Genetic Testing Guidelines a Tool or an Obstacle?

    • Rate of BRCA mutation in patients tested under NCCN genetic testing criteria.
    • Beck AC, Yuan H, Liao J, Imperiale P, Shipley K, Erdahl LM, Sugg SL, Weigel RJ, Lizarraga IM.
    • Am J Surg. 2019 Jun 19. pii: S0002-9610(19)30247-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.06.012. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Germline pathogenic variants in 7,636 Japanese patients with prostate cancer and 12,366 controls.
    • Momozawa Y, Iwasaki Y, Hirata M, Liu X, Kamatani Y, Takahashi A, Sugano K, Yoshida T, Murakami Y, Matsuda K, Nakagawa H, Spurdle AB, Kubo M.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Jun 19. pii: djz124. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz124. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Addition of a 161-SNP polygenic risk score to family history-based risk prediction: impact on clinical management in non-BRCA1/2 breast cancer families.
    • Lakeman IMM, Hilbers FS, Rodríguez-Girondo M, Lee A, Vreeswijk MPG, Hollestelle A, Seynaeve C, Meijers-Heijboer H, Oosterwijk JC, Hoogerbrugge N, Olah E, Vasen HFA, van Asperen CJ, Devilee P.
    • J Med Genet. 2019 Jun 11. pii: jmedgenet-2019-106072. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2019-106072. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Multi-Gene Panel Testing of 23,179 Individuals for Hereditary Cancer Risk Identifies Pathogenic Variant Carriers Missed by Current Genetic Testing Guidelines.
    • Neben CL, Zimmer AD, Stedden W, van den Akker J, O'Connor R, Chan RC, Chen E, Tan Z, Leon A, Ji J, Topper S, Zhou AY.
    • J Mol Diagn. 2019 Jun 10. pii: S1525-1578(18)30334-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jmoldx.2019.03.001. [Epub ahead of print]

    Press: Multi-Gene Panel Testing Finds Pathogenic Variant Carriers Missed Under Current Testing Guidelines. (GenomeWeb)

    • Genetic counseling of patients with ovarian carcinoma: acceptance, timing, and psychological wellbeing.
    • Van de Beek I, Smets EMA, Legdeur MA, de Hullu JA, Lok CAR, Buist MR, Mourits MJE, Kets CM, van der Kolk LE, Oosterwijk JC, Aalfs CM.
    • J Community Genet. 2019 Jun 5. doi: 10.1007/s12687-019-00427-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • [Risks of Solid Tumors in Heterozygous Carriers of Recessive Syndromes.]
    • Koudová M, Puchmajerová A.
    • Klin Onkol. 2019 Summer;32(Supplementum2):14-23. doi: 10.14735/amko2019S14.
    • "Decoding hereditary breast cancer" benefits and questions from multigene panel testing.
    • Colas C, Golmard L, de Pauw A, Caputo SM, Stoppa-Lyonnet D.
    • Breast. 2019 Jun;45:29-35. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2019.01.002. Epub 2019 Jan 8.
    • Review
    • Evaluation of National Comprehensive Cancer Network guideline-based Tool for Risk Assessment for breast and ovarian Cancer (N-TRAC): A patient-reported survey for genetic high-risk assessment for breast and ovarian cancers in women.
    • Ozanne EM, Howe R, Mallinson D, Esserman L, Van't Veer LJ, Kaplan CP.
    • J Genet Couns. 2019 Jun;28(3):507-515. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1051. Epub 2019 Jan 21.
    • Recommendations for the implementation of BRCA testing in ovarian cancer patients and their relatives.
    • Gori S, Barberis M, Bella MA, Buttitta F, Capoluongo E, Carrera P, Colombo N, Cortesi L, Genuardi M, Gion M, Guarneri V, Incorvaia L, La Verde N, Lorusso D, Marchetti A, Marchetti P, Normanno N, Pasini B, Pensabene M, Pignata S, Radice P, Ricevuto E, Sapino A, Tagliaferri P, Tassone P, Trevisiol C, Truini M, Varesco L, Russo A; AIOM-SIGU-SIBIOC-SIAPEC-IAP Working Group.
    • Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2019 May 25;140:67-72. doi: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2019.05.012. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Universal tumor DNA BRCA1/2 testing of ovarian cancer: prescreening PARPi treatment and genetic predisposition.
    • Vos JR, Fakkert IE, de Hullu JA, van Altena AM, Sie AS, Ouchene H, Willems RW, Nagtegaal ID, Jongmans MCJ, Mensenkamp AR, Woldringh GH, Bulten J, Leter EM, Kets CM, Simons M, Ligtenberg MJL, Hoogerbrugge N.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 May 11. pii: djz080. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz080. [Epub ahead of print]

    Letter, Comment:

    RE: Universal tumor DNA BRCA1/2 testing of ovarian cancer: prescreening PARPi treatment and genetic predisposition.

    • Trends in BRCA testing and socioeconomic deprivation.
    • Martin AP, Pedra G, Downing J, Collins B, Godman B, Alfirevic A, Pirmohamed M, Lynn Greenhalgh K.
    • Eur J Hum Genet. 2019 May 3. doi: 10.1038/s41431-019-0424-3. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Germline and Somatic Mutations in Prostate Cancer for the Clinician.
    • Cheng HH, Sokolova AO, Schaeffer EM, Small EJ, Higano CS.
    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2019 May 1;17(5):515-521. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2019.7307.
    • A commentary on population genetic testing for primary prevention: changing landscape and the need to change paradigm.
    • Manchanda R, Gaba F.
    • BJOG. 2019 May;126(6):686-689. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.15657.
    • Commentary
    • Uptake of genetic testing for germline BRCA1/2 pathogenic variants in a predominantly Hispanic population.
    • McGuinness JE, Trivedi MS, Silverman T, Marte A, Mata J, Kukafka R, Crew KD.
    • Cancer Genet. 2019 Apr 24. pii: S2210-7762(19)30059-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cancergen.2019.04.063. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Structural Aberrations with Secondary Implications (SASIs): consensus recommendations for reporting of cancer susceptibility genes identified during analysis of Copy Number Variants (CNVs).
    • Talukdar S, Hawkes L, Hanson H, Kulkarni A, Brady AF, McMullan DJ, Ahn JW, Woodward E, Turnbull C; UK Association for Clinical Genomic Science and UK Cancer Genetics Group.
    • J Med Genet. 2019 Apr 24. pii: jmedgenet-2018-105820. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2018-105820. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Guidelines
    • Breast Cancer Genetic Testing Guidelines 'Simply Are Not Effective'.
    • Miller KD
    • Medscape. Medscape Oncology. 2019 Apr 18.

    Original research:

    Underdiagnosis of Hereditary Breast Cancer: Are Genetic Testing Guidelines a Tool or an Obstacle?

    Original research:

    Genetic Predisposition to Breast Cancer Due to Mutations Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2 Founder Alleles Among Ashkenazi Jewish Women.

    • Genetic counseling referral for ovarian cancer patients: a call to action.
    • Garcia C, Harrison K, Ring KL, Sullivan MW, Rauh LA, Modesitt SC.
    • Fam Cancer. 2019 Apr 16. doi: 10.1007/s10689-019-00129-5. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Contribution of BRCA1 5382insC mutation in triple negative breast cancer in Tunisia.
    • Mahfoudh W, Bettaieb I, Ghedira R, Snoussi K, Bouzid N, Klayech Z, Gabbouj S, Remadi Y, Hassen E, Bouaouina N, Zakhama A.
    • J Transl Med. 2019 Apr 11;17(1):123. doi: 10.1186/s12967-019-1873-8.
    • Towards controlled terminology for reporting germline cancer susceptibility variants: an ENIGMA report.
    • Spurdle AB, Greville-Heygate S, Antoniou AC, Brown M, Burke L, de la Hoya M, Domchek S, Dörk T, Firth HV, Monteiro AN, Mensenkamp A, Parsons MT, Radice P, Robson M, Tischkowitz M, Tudini E, Turnbull C, Vreeswijk MP, Walker LC, Tavtigian S, Eccles DM.
    • J Med Genet. 2019 Apr 8. pii: jmedgenet-2018-105872. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2018-105872. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review, Guidelines
    • Germline Genetic Testing: What the Breast Surgeon Needs to Know.
    • Plichta JK, Sebastian ML, Smith LA, Menendez CS, Johnson AT, Bays SM, Euhus DM, Clifford EJ, Jalali M, Kurtzman SH, Taylor WA, Hughes KS.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Apr 2. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-07341-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Prevalence of Germline Variants in Prostate Cancer and Implications for Current Genetic Testing Guidelines.
    • Nicolosi P, Ledet E, Yang S, Michalski S, Freschi B, O'Leary E, Esplin ED, Nussbaum RL, Sartor O.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2019 Apr 1;5(4):523-528. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.6760.

    Press: Expanding Genetic Testing for Prostate Cancer Could Improve Patient Management. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Genetic counselling of young women with breast cancer for Li-Fraumeni syndrome: a nationwide survey on the experiences and attitudes of genetics professionals.
    • Bakhuizen JJ, Velthuizen ME, Stehouwer S, Bleiker EM, Ausems MG.
    • Fam Cancer. 2019 Apr;18(2):231-239. doi: 10.1007/s10689-018-0103-5.
    • TP53 germline mutation testing in early-onset breast cancer: findings from a nationwide cohort.
    • Bakhuizen JJ, Hogervorst FB, Velthuizen ME, Ruijs MW, van Engelen K, van Os TA, Gille JJ, Collée M, van den Ouweland AM, van Asperen CJ, Kets CM, Mensenkamp AR, Leter EM, Blok MJ, de Jong MM, Ausems MG.
    • Fam Cancer. 2019 Apr;18(2):273-280. doi: 10.1007/s10689-018-00118-0.
    • Breast surgeons recommend genetic testing for all breast cancer patients.
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2019 Mar 25.

    Guideline: Consensus Guideline on Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer. (PDF) (American Society of Breast Surgeons.)

    • Increased breast cancer risk in women with neurofibromatosis type 1: a meta-analysis and systematic review of the literature.
    • Suarez-Kelly LP, Yu L, Kline D, Schneider EB, Agnese DM, Carson WE.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2019 Mar 25;17:12. doi: 10.1186/s13053-019-0110-z. eCollection 2019.
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    Editorial:

    Advances in Genetic Testing in Patients With Breast Cancer, High-Quality Decision Making, and Responsible Resource Allocation.

    Letter, Commentary:

    Should All Patients With a Diagnosis of Breast Cancer Undergo Expanded Panel Testing?

    Letter, Commentary:

    Caveat Emptor: The Perils of Panel Testing in Hereditary Breast Cancer.

    Letter, Commentary:

    The Time for Mainstreaming Germline Testing for Patients With Breast Cancer Is Now.

    Letter, Reply:

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    Research news: Can population-based DNA sequencing identify those at risk for hereditary cancers? (FORCE. XRAYS.)

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    Editorial:

    Testing Positive on a Multigene Panel Does Not Suffice to Determine Disease Risks.

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    Editorial:

    Should We Lower Our Threshold for Germline Genetic Assessment in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma?

    • Reflex Testing for Germline BRCA1, BRCA2, PALB2, and ATM Mutations in Pancreatic Cancer: Mutation Prevalence and Clinical Outcomes From Two Canadian Research Registries.
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    Editorial:

    Should We Lower Our Threshold for Germline Genetic Assessment in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma?

    • Retrospective Survival Analysis of Patients With Advanced Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma and Germline BRCA or PALB2 Mutations.
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    Free full text: Retrospective Survival Analysis of Patients With Advanced Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma and Germline BRCA or PALB2 Mutations. (Medscape Oncology)

    Editorial:

    Should We Lower Our Threshold for Germline Genetic Assessment in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma?

    • Improving attendance to genetic counselling services for gynaecological oncology patients.
    • Pokharel HP, Hacker NF, Andrews L.
    • Gynecol Oncol Res Pract. 2018 Jan 10;5:2. doi: 10.1186/s40661-018-0059-z. eCollection 2018.
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    • ACOG Committee Opinion No. 727: Cascade Testing: Testing Women for Known Hereditary Genetic Mutations Associated With Cancer.
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    Summary:

    ACOG Committee Opinion No. 727 Summary: Cascade Testing: Testing Women For Known Hereditary Genetic Mutations Associated With Cancer.

    Press: 'Cascade Testing' Important for Hereditary Gynecologic Cancers: ACOG (Medscape/Reuters)

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    • PLoS One. 2017 Nov 21;12(11):e0187630. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187630. eCollection 2017.
    • Missed therapeutic and prevention opportunities in women with BRCA-mutated epithelial ovarian cancer and their families due to low referral rates for genetic counseling and BRCA testing: A review of the literature.
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    • Identification of a Novel BRCA1 Pathogenic Mutation in Korean Patients Following Reclassification of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Variants According to the ACMG Standards and Guidelines Using Relevant Ethnic Controls.
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    • Impact of germline and somatic BRCA1/2 mutations: Tumor spectrum and detection platforms.
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    • Review
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    • JAMA. 2017 Sep 5;318(9):825-835. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.11137.

    Editorial:

    The Potential and Challenges of Expanded Germline Testing in Clinical Oncology.

    Press: Study Shows More Cancer Mutations Detected by Universal Sequencing. (Clinical Omics)

    Press: Expanding Germline Analyses to Prevent and Treat Cancers. (Medscape)

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    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2017 Jan;15(1):9-20.

    Comments from NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Always Handy

    NCCN Guidelines menu: Recent Updates to NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (National Comprehensive Cancer Network)

    NCCN Guidelines (PDF): Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast and Ovarian - Version 2.2017 — December 7, 2016 (National Comprehensive Cancer Network)

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    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: American Society of Breast Surgeons Consenus Guidelines on Genetic Testing

    Subject: American Society of Breast Surgeons Consenus Guidelines on Genetic Testing

    • Recommendations for the implementation of BRCA testing in the care and treatment pathways of ovarian cancer patients.
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    • Selecting Patients with Ovarian Cancer for Germline BRCA Mutation Testing: Findings from Guidelines and a Systematic Literature Review.
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    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 Feb;14(2):153-62.

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: NCCN High-Risk Breast-Ovarian Guidelines 1.2016

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    • Evaluation of the Dutch BRCA1/2 clinical genetic center referral criteria in an unselected early breast cancer population.
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    • Differences in BRCA counseling and testing practices based on ordering provider type.
    • Cragun D, Camperlengo L, Robinson E, Caldwell M, Kim J, Phelan C, Monteiro AN, Vadaparampil ST, Sellers TA, Pal T.
    • Genet Med. 2015 Jan;17(1):51-57. doi: 10.1038/gim.2014.75. Epub 2014 Jun 12.

    Press: Involving a genetic health care professional may improve quality, reduce unnecessary testing. (Science Daily)

    Press: Survey: Genetic Counseling Leads Some Patients to Cheaper BRCA Tests. (GenomeWeb)

    Blog post: Survey: Genetic Counseling Leads Some Patients to Cheaper BRCA Tests. (Yale Cancer Genetic Counseling)

    • A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.
    • Hampel H, Bennett RL, Buchanan A, Pearlman R, Wiesner GL.
    • Genet Med. 2015 Jan;17(1):70-87. doi: 10.1038/gim.2014.147. Epub 2014 Nov 13.
    • Guidelines

    Addendum:

    Addendum: A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.

    • Society of Gynecologic Oncology statement on risk assessment for inherited gynecologic cancer predispositions.
    • Lancaster JM, Powell CB, Chen LM, Richardson DL; SGO Clinical Practice Committee.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2015 Jan;136(1):3-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.09.009. Epub 2014 Sep 17.
    • Practice Guideline, SGO Position Statement
    • Hereditary breast cancer syndromes and genetic testing.
    • Rich TA, Woodson AH, Litton J, Arun B.
    • J Surg Oncol. 2015 Jan;111(1):66-80. doi: 10.1002/jso.23791. Epub 2014 Nov 7.
    • Review
    • The importance to update the guidelines for the use of genetic testing in noncancer patients in Brazil.
    • Lajus TB.
    • Rev Saude Publica. 2015;49:71. doi: 10.1590/S0034-8910.2015049005988. Epub 2015 Oct 13.
    • Can breast surgeons provide breast cancer genetic testing? An American Society of Breast Surgeons survey.
    • Beitsch PD, Whitworth PW.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Dec;21(13):4104-8. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-3711-9. Epub 2014 Apr 23.

    Comment, Editorial:

    Yes, breast surgeons may provide breast cancer genetic assessment and testing.

    Blog post: Article Concluding the Majority of Breast Surgeons Provide Adequate Genetic Counseling Demonstrates the Opposite. (Yale Cancer Genetic Counseling)

    • Genetics and BRCA in Primary Care.
    • Katherine Kolor.
    • Medscape Oncology, CDC Expert Commentary, 2014 Oct 13.
    • Risk determination and prevention of breast cancer.
    • Howell A, Anderson AS, Clarke RB, Duffy SW, Evans DG, Garcia-Closas M, Gescher AJ, Key TJ, Saxton JM, Harvie MN.
    • Breast Cancer Res. 2014 Sep 28;16(5):446. doi: 10.1186/s13058-014-0446-2.
    • Genetic/Familial high-risk assessment: breast and ovarian, version 1.2014.
    • Daly MB, Pilarski R, Axilbund JE, Buys SS, Crawford B, Friedman S, Garber JE, Horton C, Kaklamani V, Klein C, Kohlmann W, Kurian A, Litton J, Madlensky L, Marcom PK, Merajver SD, Offit K, Pal T, Pasche B, Reiser G, Shannon KM, Swisher E, Voian NC, Weitzel JN, Whelan A, Wiesner GL, Dwyer MA, Kumar R.
    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2014 Sep;12(9):1326-38.
    • Practice Guideline, NCCN Guidelines
    • AGO Recommendations for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Patients with Early Breast Cancer: Update 2014.
    • Liedtke C, Thill M, Hanf V, Schütz F; AGO Breast Committee.
    • Breast Care (Basel). 2014 Jul;9(3):189-200. doi: 10.1159/000363591.
    • USPSTF, ASCO Issue More Guidance on Genetic Testing Based on Family History.
    • Surabhi Dangi-Garimella.
    • OncLive, 2014 Jun 11.
    • Germline BRCA mutation evaluation in a prospective triple-negative breast cancer registry: implications for hereditary breast and/or ovarian cancer syndrome testing.
    • Sharma P, Klemp JR, Kimler BF, Mahnken JD, Geier LJ, Khan QJ, Elia M, Connor CS, McGinness MK, Mammen JM, Wagner JL, Ward C, Ranallo L, Knight CJ, Stecklein SR, Jensen RA, Fabian CJ, Godwin AK.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Jun;145(3):707-14. doi: 10.1007/s10549-014-2980-0. Epub 2014 May 7.
    • Hereditary gynecologic cancers.
    • Mutch D, Denny L, Quinn M; FIGO Committee on Gynecologic Oncology.
    • Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2014 Mar;124(3):189-92. doi: 10.1016/j.ijgo.2013.12.001. Epub 2013 Dec 21.
    • Practice Guideline
    • SGO Clinical Practice Statement: Genetic Testing for Ovarian Cancer.
    • [No author given]
    • Society of Gynecologic Oncology, 2014 Mar.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Zakher B, Mitchell JP, Okinaka-Hu L, Fu R.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):255-66.
    • Assessing the Genetic Risk for BRCA-Related Breast or Ovarian Cancer in Women: Recommendations From the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4). doi: 10.7326/P14-9008.

    Systematic Review:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • Moyer VA; U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):271-81.

    Patient Education Handout:

    Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

    • Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):I-16.

    Practice Guideline:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • High-risk women should have BRCA testing.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Cancer Discov. 2014 Feb;4(2):139. doi: 10.1158/2159-8290.CD-NB2014-003. Epub 2014 Jan 16.
    • News
    • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Finds Benefit in Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer for Small Group of High-Risk Women.
    • [No author given]
    • Yale Cancer Genetic Counseling. 2014 Jan 2.
    • Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Patients with Hereditary Cancer Risk within the United States.
    • Cragun D, Pal T.
    • ISRN Oncol. 2013 Dec 22;2013:260847. doi: 10.1155/2013/260847. eCollection 2013.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation [Internet].
    • Nelson HD, Fu R, Goddard K, Mitchell JP, Okinaka-Hu L, Pappas M, Zakher B (Editors).
    • Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2013 Dec. Report No.: 12-05164-EF-1. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Evidence Syntheses, formerly Systematic Evidence Reviews.
    • Books & Documents, Review

    Practice Statement: Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement)

    • Proposed Guidelines on BRCA Testing Leave Many Gaps.
    • Sue Friedman.
    • FORCE. FORCE Blog. 2013 May 19.
    • US panel rejects routine use of BRCA cancer screening in women.
    • McCarthy M.
    • BMJ. 2013 Apr 4;346:f2160. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f2160.
    • News
    • Prevalence and Healthcare Actions of Women in a Large Health System with a Family History Meeting the 2005 USPSTF Recommendation for BRCA Genetic Counseling Referral.
    • Bellcross CA, Leadbetter S, Alford SH, Peipins LA.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2013 Apr;22(4):728-35. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-12-1280. Epub 2013 Jan 31.
    • NSGC practice guideline: risk assessment and genetic counseling for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Berliner JL, Fay AM, Cummings SA, Burnett B, Tillmanns T.
    • J Genet Couns. 2013 Apr;22(2):155-63. doi: 10.1007/s10897-012-9547-1. Epub 2012 Nov 28.
    • Practice Guideline

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Slides for risk models

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • AHRQ Publication No. 12-05164-EF-2. 2013 Dec 3. 2013 Apr.
    • Proposed roadmap to stepwise integration of genetics in family medicine and clinical research.
    • Houwink EJ, Sollie AW, Numans ME, Cornel MC.
    • Clin Transl Med. 2013 Feb 16;2(1):5. doi: 10.1186/2001-1326-2-5.
    • NICE launches consultation on familial breast cancer guidelines.
    • Simon Leese.
    • PHG Foundation. 2013 Jan 15.
    • Methodological quality of English-language genetic guidelines on hereditary breast-cancer screening and management: an evaluation using the AGREE instrument.
    • Simone B, De Feo E, Nicolotti N, Ricciardi W, Boccia S.
    • BMC Med. 2012 Nov 21;10:143. doi: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-143.
    • Family Health History: Use It to Inform Preventive Services for Your Patients.
    • Katherine Kolor.
    • Medscape Oncology. CDC Expert Commentary. 2012 Sep 9.
    • Prophylactic oophorectomy rates in relation to a guideline update on referral to genetic counseling.
    • Pocobelli G, Chubak J, Hanson N, Drescher C, Resta R, Urban N, Buist DS.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2012 Aug;126(2):229-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2012.04.046. Epub 2012 May 4.
    • Prevalence of BRCA mutations in an unselected population of triple-negative breast cancer.
    • Hartman AR, Kaldate RR, Sailer LM, Painter L, Grier CE, Endsley RR, Griffin M, Hamilton SA, Frye CA, Silberman MA, Wenstrup RJ, Sandbach JF.
    • Cancer. 2012 Jun 1;118(11):2787-95. doi: 10.1002/cncr.26576. Epub 2011 Oct 5.
    • Differences in US healthcare coverage policies in BRCA testing and potential implications.
    • Beattie MS, Wang G, Phillips KA.
    • Per Med. 2012 Jan;9(1):5-8. doi: 10.2217/pme.11.85.
    • Editorial