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High Risk Breast Program

MUSC Hollings Cancer CenterMUSC is committed to providing advanced cancer care, leading the way in prevention, education, treatment and research. The MUSC High Risk Breast Program offers a multidisciplinary clinic at Hollings Cancer Center for the evaluation of patients and families at increased risk for the development of breast cancer.  The mission of this clinic is to provide:

  • optimal patient care through a multidisciplinary approach
  • evaluation of personal and hereditary risk factors for developing breast cancer
  • quantitative breast cancer and genetic risk assessment
  • consultation on the pros and cons of genetic testing
  • coordination of genetic testing & interpretation of test results
  • individualize options for earlier cancer detection & cancer risk reduction
  • lifestyle modification
  • enhanced clinical screening
  • MRI screening
  • chemoprevention (medicines that may help high-risk candidates stay cancer free)
  • prophylactic surgery (breast removal as a preventative measure)
  • community and patient education
  • clinical trial research

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