Lower breast cancer survival in mothers of children with a malignancy: a national study


As it is unclear if hereditary factors affect breast cancer survival, this was compared using fertility and cancer registry data, among all women so diagnosed during 1961–1999 in Sweden, having a child with childhood cancer (⩽20 years of age; n=254) and with that of other women (n=74 781). Those having a child with a childhood malignancy had a significantly… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6604350


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