WHY IS IT WORTH TO UNDERGO
TEST FOR GENETIC PREDISPOSITIONS TO CANCER DISEASES?
With the knowledge you gain by undergoing the test
– together with your doctor you will be able to minimize effectively the risk of disease development.
The information that you carry a mutation does not mean that the cancer will develop.
In collaboration with your doctor you can prepare preventive actions that may include the following actions:
You can change your lifestyle so as to minimize the probability of cancer disease development – e.g. by changing your diet or minimizing environmental factors.
Being aware of the risk of disease development, you can see to it that your diagnostic tests are carried out with appropriate frequency. Thus, even if the disease occurs – the chance of full recovery will be very high.
Based on current scientific studies, it is considered that certain drugs and medications can effectively lower the risk of cancer development.