What to Expect During a Genetic Consultation

  • Cancer risk assessment
  • Genetic pedigree (a diagram of your family tree) analysis
  • Discussion about the genetic factors associated with specific cancers
  • Recommendations for cancer screening and prevention
  • Options for genetic testing and participation in research and registries, if applicable
  • Address individual concerns about genetic issues
  • Address personal, psychological, social, ethical and legal issues involved cancer genetic testing