ICARE Social Media Post August 2023

 Updates to NCCN Guidelines: Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast, Ovarian, and Pancreatic


The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) just released updated Genetic/Familial Breast, Ovarian, and Pancreatic Cancer guidelines on August 28th, 2023, which included:

  • a new care section for transgender, non-binary, and gender diverse individuals
  • significant updates to Li-Fraumeni Syndrome risks and care
  • addition of consideration of prostate cancer screening at age 40 for male CHEK2 and ATM carriers

You can check out the full guidelines by creating a FREE account at: https://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/pdf/genetics_bop.pdf

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