Diane's Decision to Undergo Surgery to Prevent Cancer

After receiving the news that she was a carrier of the BRCA mutation, Diane Rose discusses why she chose to undergo 2 surgical procedures as a preventative measure against ovarian and breast cancer. Angeles Alvarez Secord, MD, reminds viewers that all patients need to consider several variables before making decisions on how to prevent the likelihood for developing cancer if they are a carrier of a gene mutation linked to a specific condition.
PUBLISHED April 20, 2017

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