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Know the red flags of hereditary cancers

Crockett-Maillet, Ginny MSN, RN, WHNP-BC, CBCN

doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000383660.45156.40

The identification of susceptibility for hereditary cancer in asymptomatic individuals provides vital information about potential genetic risk and affords the opportunity for early intervention through genetic counseling and testing.

Ginny Crockett-Maillet is a certified breast cancer nurse navigator and integrative oncology nurse in private practice in Northern Colorado.

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