High Risk Breast Cancer Screening Program
Conditions
Breast Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Breast Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Hereditary Breast Cancer (BRCA1, BRCA2)
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
Objectives:

- To screen population with high risk for breast cancer

- To promote the concept and importance of surveillance mammography

- To find out the incidence of breast cancer in population who are in high risk for breast cancer

- To collect blood samples for molecular analysis
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers:
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 41 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Female

- > 40 years of age

- Women who have first-degree relative suffered from breast cancer

- Women who have first-degree relative suffered from ovarian cancer

- Family history of male breast cancer

- Family history of breast cancer (not necessarily first degree relatives) diagnosed before age of 40

- Family history of breast cancer (not necessarily first degree relatives) affecting 2 or more family members

- Personal history of ovarian cancer

- Personal history of premalignant conditions of breast and ovary

Exclusion Criteria:

- Women with mammogram within one year
Location
UNIMED Medical Institute
Wanchai, Hong Kong
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Louis WC Chow - (852)2861 0286 - lwcchow@unimed.hk
Sponsors
Organisation for Oncology and Translational Research
Source
Organisation for Oncology and Translational Research
Record processing date
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