[Hormone replacement therapy and cancer of the breast. 1. Does replacement therapy increase the risk of cancer of the breast?].

@article{Campos1997HormoneRT,
  title={[Hormone replacement therapy and cancer of the breast. 1. Does replacement therapy increase the risk of cancer of the breast?].},
  author={D Ayres de Campos and H. E. Ambassador Cristi{\'a}n Barros and J Martinez de Oliveira},
  journal={Acta medica portuguesa},
  year={1997},
  volume={10 10},
  pages={697-703}
}
It has been extensively demonstrated that hormonal replacement therapy (HRT) constitutes an effective treatment of menopausal symptoms. There is also substantial epidemiological evidence suggesting that this treatment protects women against cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis. The possible increase in breast cancer risk appears as its principal… CONTINUE READING