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When should you start getting tested for ovarian cancer if family history of it?
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Dr. Wesley Grootwassink
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: BRAC testing
With a family history of ovarian cancer, you might want to consider brac 1 and 2 testing.
A mutation in one of these genes has a dramatic effect on your risk of both ovarian and breast cancer. To answer your question, there is no perfect age, because there is no perfect test for ovarian cancer.

In brief: BRAC testing
With a family history of ovarian cancer, you might want to consider brac 1 and 2 testing.
A mutation in one of these genes has a dramatic effect on your risk of both ovarian and breast cancer. To answer your question, there is no perfect age, because there is no perfect test for ovarian cancer.
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