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Table 7 Members of Group 5 'Cancer unlikely'

From: How do women at increased, but unexplained, familial risk of breast cancer perceive and manage their risk? A qualitative interview study

Pseudonym Age Family members affected breast cancer Description of risk Mammography Health providera
     Frequency Age at first  
Carly 51 Sister, 38
Sister, deceased, 47
Mother, deceased, 65
Do not think I will get cancer Recommended yearly, last mammogram 2 years ago 38 3
Lorna 53 Sister, deceased, 46
Aunt, 50+
Do not think I will get cancer 2 yearly 35 3
  1. a: 1: Regular GP and regular specialist, 2: Regular GP and occasionally specialist, 3: Regular GP only, 4: No Regular GP