The 1 February 2017 XML file is now available to download

Page last updated: 25 January 2017

The 1 February 2017 XML file can now be downloaded from the February 2017 downloads page.

The following changes will take effect from 1 February 2017:

New item

Amended description

Germline BRCA gene mutation tests (Item 73295)
Patients who are found to have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation should be referred for post-test genetic counselling, as there may be implications for other family members. Appropriate genetic counselling should be provided to the patient either by the specialist treating practitioner, a genetic counselling service or a clinical geneticist on referral.