EGFR-associated Cancer Risk
Core Cancer Risk(s)
Non-small cell Lung Cancer
AGE TO BEGIN
Currently there are no specific medical management guidelines for lung cancer risk in mutation carriers. However, the increased risk may warrant consideration of individualized screening with low dose chest CT scans, as has been considered for individuals at increased risk due to smoking.
For Patients with a Cancer Diagnosis
For patients with a diagnosis of lung cancer, the presence of this EGFR gene mutation may impact decisions about the choice of drugs for therapy.