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Anne Roberts of Moorhead, Minn., talks about her decision to have her breasts removed after being diagnosed with the gene that made her a high risk for developing breast cancer.
A chance to pre-empt disease: Sanford Health bringing genetic medicine into primary care
Forum News Service
FARGO — Anne Roberts considers herself a breast cancer “previvor.”
After learning that she inherited a gene that placed her at very high risk — and knowing her family history was riddled with cancer — she opted for preventive surgery, a double mastectomy.
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