Hereditary Cancer Screening - Breast Cancer Panel (19 Genes)
Clinical Genetic Test
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CAP
INHERITED DISEASECANCERDYSMORPHOLOGY ... View more
Last updated in GTR: 2023-08-15
Last annual review date for the lab: 2024-07-05 LinkOut
At a Glance
Diagnosis; Mutation Confirmation; Risk Assessment; ...
Familial cancer of breast; Ataxia-telangiectasia syndrome; Breast-ovarian cancer, familial, susceptibility to, 1 more...
ATM (11q22.3); BARD1 (2q35); BRCA1 (17q21.31); BRCA2 (13q13.1); BRIP1 (17q23.2) more...
Molecular Genetics - Mutation scanning of select exons: Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
The GDI Inherited Cancer Sequencing Panels are recommended for patients …
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Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members
Ordering Information
Offered by: Help
Genesys Diagnostics
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Specimen Source: Help
Who can order: Help
  • Health Care Provider
  • Nurse Practitioner
Test Order Code: Help
NGSBC19
Informed consent required: Help
Yes
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Decline to answer
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
Decline to answer
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Conditions Help
Total conditions: 22
Condition/Phenotype Identifier
Test Targets
Genes Help
Total genes: 19
Gene Associated Condition Germline or Somatic Allele (Lab-provided) Variant in NCBI
Methodology
Total methods: 1
Method Category Help
Test method Help
Instrument *
Mutation scanning of select exons
Next-Generation (NGS)/Massively parallel sequencing (MPS)
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Clinical Information
Test purpose: Help
Diagnosis; Mutation Confirmation; Risk Assessment; Screening
Clinical utility: Help
Predictive risk information for patient and/or family members
View citations (1)
  • LaDuca H, Polley EC, Yussuf A, Hoang L, Gutierrez S, Hart SN, Yadav S, Hu C, Na J, Goldgar DE, Fulk K, Smith LP, Horton C, Profato J, Pesaran T, Gau CL, Pronold M, Davis BT, Chao EC, Couch FJ, Dolinsky JS. A clinical guide to hereditary cancer panel testing: evaluation of gene-specific cancer associations and sensitivity of genetic testing criteria in a cohort of 165,000 high-risk patients. Genet Med. 2020;22(2):407-415. doi:10.1038/s41436-019-0633-8. Epub 2019 Aug 13. PMID: 31406321.

Target population: Help
The GDI Inherited Cancer Sequencing Panels are recommended for patients with a personal or family history of cancer or have a family member that has been positively screened for a variant implicated in cancer in a gene that is covered by this panel.
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Technical Information
Availability: Help
Tests performed
Entire test performed in-house
Analytical Validity: Help
The GDI Inherited Cancer Sequencing Breast Cancer Panel sequences 19 genes and was validated with a sensitivity and specificity of 100% and 100%, respectively.
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help
Yes

Method used for proficiency testing: Help
Formal PT program

PT Provider: Help
College of American Pathologists, CAP

CAP Testing Information (legacy) Help
CAP/ACMG BRCA1/2 Sequencing; BRCA1/2 sequencing; BRCA
Next-Generation Sequencing-Germline; Next-generation sequencing; NGS
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Regulatory Approval
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