Combined Hormonal Contraceptive Use and Risk of Breast Cancer in a Population of Women With a Family History

@article{Grandi2018CombinedHC,
  title={Combined Hormonal Contraceptive Use and Risk of Breast Cancer in a Population of Women With a Family History},
  author={G. Grandi and A. Toss and A. Cagnacci and L. Marcheselli and Silvia Pavesi and F. Facchinetti and S. Cascinu and L. Cortesi},
  journal={Clinical Breast Cancer},
  year={2018},
  volume={18},
  pages={e15–e24}
}
Micro‐Abstract CHCs are the most used methods of contraception in the more developed world. Their use does not increase the risk of breast cancer in women with a family history of BC from our Family Cancer Clinic. These results are confirmed for very‐high‐risk (BRCA1‐2), high‐risk and intermediate‐risk groups. Background: We estimated the association between combined hormonal contraceptive (CHC) use and breast cancer (BC) incidence in a well‐selected population of women at familial risk of BC… Expand
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