Table 5

Participants’ classification of their risk of cancer when compared with the general population risk

Baseline12 weeks after results26 weeks after results52 weeks after results
Carriers (n=44)Controls (n=42)Carriers (n=28)Controls (n=38)Carriers (n=31)Controls (n=39)Carriers (n=26)Controls (n=33)
Lower011 (26%)07 (18%)010 (26%)06 (18%)
The same028 (67%)1 (4%)27 (71%)1 (3%)25 (64%)2 (8%)21 (64%)
Slightly increased7 (16%)3 (7%)3 (11%)3 (8%)6 (19%)4 (10%)5 (19%)5 (15%)
Moderately increased13 (30%)09 (32%)1 (3%)6 (19%)04 (15%)1 (3%)
Strongly increased24 (55%)015 (54%)018 (58%)015 (58%)0