News & Echoes - Breast Cancer Surgeon South New Jersey
ESCONDIDO - May 27, 2013 - Dr. Elizabeth Revesz, M.D., Breast Surgeon, and Cheryl Cina, MS, LCGC, Certified Genetic Counselor, both specialists from the Palomar Medical Center held a news conference Monday afternoon to discuss early breast and ovarian cancer detection and the BRCA genes. These are the same genes that Angelina Jolie was concerned about when she decided to undergo a double mastectomy. Jolie's aunt, Debbie Martin, had the same defective gene as Jolie and died on Sunday after battling breast cancer. The family wants to raise awareness.