Is pregnancy after breast cancer safe?

  title={Is pregnancy after breast cancer safe?},
  author={Julie A. Kranick and Catherine Schaefer and Sarah Rowell and Manisha Desai and Jeanne A. Petrek and Robert A. Hiatt and Ruby Tomberg Senie},
  journal={The breast journal},
  volume={16 4},
The impact of treatment on subsequent fertility and the safety of childbearing are major complicating factors for young women diagnosed with breast cancer. As national data indicate women are postponing first pregnancy to older ages; therefore, many young patients are seeking clinical guidance regarding the safety of conception and treatment options that may not prevent subsequent pregnancy. Newly developed chemotherapy protocols of brief duration have improved life expectancy enabling some… CONTINUE READING
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