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Cancer Genetics Overview (PDQ®)

  • Posted: 11/13/2006
  • Updated: 07/21/2014

Table 10. Risk Assessment Information

Resource Description 
Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (National Cancer Institute [NCI]) Interactive tool for estimating a woman's risk of developing invasive breast cancer.
Colorectal Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (NCI) Interactive tool for estimating the risk of developing colorectal cancer in a non-Hispanic white man or woman aged 50 to 85 years.
Disease Risk Index (Harvard School of Public Health) Personalized estimation of cancer risk and tips for prevention.
Family HealthLink (The Ohio State University Medical Center) Interactive tool that estimates cancer risk by reviewing patterns of cancer in a family.
Melanoma Risk Assessment Tool (NCI) Interactive tool for estimating an individual’s absolute risk of developing melanoma.
MyGenerations Interactive tool that estimates cancer risk by reviewing patterns of cancer in a family.