Do Not Do Recommendation

 

Do not offer MRI to women: -of any age at moderate risk of breast cancer - of any age at high risk of breast cancer but with a 30% or lower probability of being a BRCA or TP53 carrier - aged 20 to 29 years who have not had genetic testing but have a greater than 30% probability of being a BRCA carrier - aged 20 to 29 years with a known BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation - aged 50 to 69 years who have not had genetic testing but have a greater than 30% probability of being a BRCA or a TP53 carrier, unless mammography has shown a dense breast pattern - aged 50 to 69 years with a known BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation, unless mammography has shown a dense breast pattern. See also: CG164 Summary of recommendations on surveillance for women with no personal history of breast cancer.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:

Do not offer MRI to women: -of any age at moderate risk of breast cancer - of any age at high risk of breast cancer but with a 30% or lower probability of being a BRCA or TP53 carrier - aged 20 to 29 years who have not had genetic testing but have a greater than 30% probability of being a BRCA carrier - aged 20 to 29 years with a known BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation - aged 50 to 69 years who have not had genetic testing but have a greater than 30% probability of being a BRCA or a TP53 carrier, unless mammography has shown a dense breast pattern - aged 50 to 69 years with a known BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation, unless mammography has shown a dense breast pattern. See also: CG164 Summary of recommendations on surveillance for women with no personal history of breast cancer.

Interventions:
MRI

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Familial breast cancer: NICE guidance (CG164)
Published date:
June 2013
Paragraph number:
1.6.9
Page number:
28

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