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  » Cancer: risk chart  »  Estimate Your Chances Of Breast Cancer
ESTIMATE YOUR CHANCES OF BREAST CANCER

RISK FACTOR

CATEGORY

POINTS

YOUR SCORE

AGE

Under 30

     10

 
 

30-40

     30

 
 

41-50

     75

 
 

51-60

    100

 
 

Over 60

    125

 
    

FAMILY HISTORY

None

        0

 
 

1 Aunt or Grandmother

      50

 
 

Mother or Sister

     100

 
 

Mother and Sister

     150

 
 

Mother and 2 Sisters

     200

 
    

YOUR HISTORY

No Breast Cancer

         0

 
 

Prior Breast Cancer

     300

 
    

CHILDBEARING

1st Baby before 30

         0

 
 

1st Baby after 30

       25

 
 

No Children

       50

 
    

AGE AT 1ST PERIOD

15 or over

       15

 
 

12-14

       25

 
 

11 or under

       50

 
    

BODY TYPE

Slender

       15

 
 

Average

       25

 
 

Overweight

       50

 


YOUR SCORE:
Under 200 = Lowest Risk
  201 - 300 = Medium Risk
  301 - 400 = High Risk
  Over 400 = Highest Risk

YOUR SCORE ONLY GIVES A GENERAL INDICATION OF THE RISK CATEGORY YOU ARE IN AT THIS TIME.
EVERY WOMAN SHOULD BE WATCHFUL FOR BREAST CANCER BECAUSE BEING FEMALE IS THE NUMBER ONE RISK FACTOR.