I will be awaiting your results. I have the BrCA2 gene mutation and have scheduled a consult with OB/GYN for oophorectomy. I haven't decided on a bi-lateral masectomy yet. I would prefer breast reduction. I already had 3cm removed during a lumpectomy and that surgery was relatively easy. Hope your results do not find the gene so you can rest easy.
I was diagnosed with stage 0 DCIS in February. I had a lumpectomy and 33 radiation treatments. I took a month off of work to heal and focus on radiation. I never really felt like I had much support at home except someone to go through the motions. My best friend was diagnosed a month prior and had invasive lobular estrogen positive breast cancer. I cant help but compare our diagnosis and symptoms. Friends also compared and of course gave her much more support due to her many weeks of chemo, a bi-lateral mastectomy and now radiation. She actually gave me the best support by saying cancer is cancer no matter the size, stage or treatment. But I am