This section provides information on the following topics:
Learn the basics of cancer genetics, including how genes play a role in cancer.
This article discusses the factors to consider and questions to ask before deciding to be tested.
Learn how gathering your family history can be helpful to your health care team and your family members.
This article will help you prepare for a visit with a genetic counselor.
Learn more information on more than 30 hereditary conditions that can raise the risk of specific types of cancer.