Determination of tamoxifen and its metabolites in the endometrial tissue of long-term treated women.

@article{Giorda2000DeterminationOT,
  title={Determination of tamoxifen and its metabolites in the endometrial tissue of long-term treated women.},
  author={Giorgio Giorda and Loretta Franceschi and Diana Crivellari and Maria Donatella Magri and Andrea Veronesi and Claudio Scarabelli and Marco Furlanut},
  journal={European journal of cancer},
  year={2000},
  volume={36 Suppl 4},
  pages={S88-9}
}
Concentrations of tamoxifen and its metabolites were analysed in the endometrium of 23 post-menopausal asymptomatic breast cancer patients who were on chronic tamoxifen therapy. Small endometrial samples were collected during diagnostic hysteroscopy. Analysis of both serum and tissue for these compounds was performed by mass spectrometry. Tamoxifen and its… CONTINUE READING