Exome & General Genetics

Session # Abstract Poster# 692

By the Way: The Incidental Benefit of Exome Sequencing to Enable Life-Saving Intervention via Secondary Findings

  • Approximately 2.8% of patients who chose to receive secondary findings results had a positive finding.
  • Secondary findings in BRCA1 and BRCA2 made up a large proportion of the positive findings, and the majority of BRCA1/2 findings were identified in males under the age of 18.

  • Authors: Jennifer Huang; Christina L. Alamillo; Zöe Powis; Sha Tang; Kelly Farwell Hagman
  • Conference: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting (ACMG) 2019
  • Date: Friday, Apr 05, 2019 10:30am - 12:00pm

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