Ovarian cancer risk in premenopausal and perimenopausal women treated with Tamoxifen: a case–control study

@article{Swerdlow2007OvarianCR,
  title={Ovarian cancer risk in premenopausal and perimenopausal women treated with Tamoxifen: a case–control study},
  author={Anthony Swerdlow and M. E. Jones},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2007},
  volume={96},
  pages={850 - 855}
}
As tamoxifen stimulates ovarian steroidogenesis in premenopausal women, induces ovulation and increases the incidence of benign ovarian cysts, there has been concern that it might also increase ovarian cancer risk in women treated premenopausally. In a national case–control study in Britain, treatment histories were collected for 158 cases of ovarian cancer… CONTINUE READING