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Angelina Jolie’s Breast Cancer Op-Ed Cost the Health System $14m in Unnecessary Tests

Three years ago, Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed that she’d had a preventive double mastectomy after testing positive for mutations in the BRCA1 gene, which put her at an increased risk of breast and ovarian cancers

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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