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High-risk individuals’ perceptions of reproductive genetic testing for CDH1 mutations

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Reproductive genetic testing- PreNatal Diagnosis (PND) and Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) - for CDH1 mutations associated with Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer is available in the UK. This qualitative interview study examined high-risk individuals’ (n=35) views of CDH1 reproductive genetic testing. Interviewees generally regarded reproductive genetic testing as an acceptable form of HDGC risk management. However, some were concerned that their genetic risks required them to plan rep...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1007/s10689-017-9976-y

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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
Familial Cancer Journal website
Volume:
16
Issue:
4
Pages:
531–535
Publication date:
2017-02-05
Acceptance date:
2017-02-03
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EISSN:
1573-7292
ISSN:
1389-9600
Pubs id:
pubs:675923
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uri:dba9b944-a17c-4a19-a72f-7d4994028eeb
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uuid:dba9b944-a17c-4a19-a72f-7d4994028eeb
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pubs:675923

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