Key documents and leaflets
Forms you may be asked to complete and return (see also How to make a referral to Clinical Genetics)
Lab documents (see also Requesting genetic testing)
Genetics test request form Non-healthcare professionals are not permitted to request genetic testing.
Cancer leaflets, etc (see also Common referrals and information for patients & professionals)
For further information leaflets on BRCA1/2, PALB2, BRIP1, FLCN, FH, RAD51C/D, PTEN, lynch syndrome and chemoprevention in moderate and high-risk women please see the UK Cancer Genetics Group (UKCGG) website: UKCGG leaflets and guidelines – Cancer Genetics Group
The UK Cancer Genetics Group provide useful information leaflets on a number of cancer predisposition genes, including BRCA1/2, PALB2, BRIP1, FLCN, FH, RAD51C/D, PTEN, lynch syndrom,e and chemoprevention in moderate and high-risk women. These leaflets are aimed at health professionals, but they provide information which patients may also find helpful.
EviQ is an Australian resource which provides a wide range of information leaflets on cancer predisposition genes and disorders including ATM, BRCA1/2, BRIP1, CDH1, CDKN2A, CHEK2, Lynch Syndrome, Gorlin Syndrome, RAD51C/D, SDHx, TP53, BAP1, Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome, PTEN, DICER1, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, HLRCC, HPT-JT, Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome, MEN1/2, NF1/2, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome, Serrated Polyposis syndrome and VHL.
Prenatal documents, including exome sequencing (see also Prenatal care and testing)
Exome/ genome information & consent (see also GENI section)
Miscellaneous conditions (see also ‘Patients who are unlikely to benefit from a referral to Clinical Genetics)
Who to contact for general queries:
Clinical: email@example.com / 028 9504 8022
Laboratory: GeneticsLabs@belfasttrust.hscni.net / 028 9504 7353