Fertility treatment and risk of breast cancer.

@article{Braga1996FertilityTA,
  title={Fertility treatment and risk of breast cancer.},
  author={Claudia Braga and Eva Negri and Carlo La La Vecchia and Fabio Parazzini and Luigino Dal Maso and Silvia Franceschi},
  journal={Human reproduction},
  year={1996},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={300-3}
}
The relationship between fertility treatment and breast cancer was investigated in a multicentric case-control study conducted in Italy on 2569 women with incident, histologically confirmed breast cancer and 2588 control women admitted to hospitals for acute, non-neoplastic, non-hormonal or gynaecological conditions, unrelated to fertility problems. The odds ratio of breast cancer was 1.08 (95% confidence interval 0.8-1.5) in those reporting fertility treatment compared with those who did not… CONTINUE READING