Phytoestrogens after breast cancer.

  title={Phytoestrogens after breast cancer.},
  author={Pascale This and Anne de la Rochefordi{\`e}re and Krishna Clough and Alain Fourquet and Henri Magdelenat},
  journal={Endocrine-related cancer},
  volume={8 2},
The current extension of the indications for adjuvant chemotherapy, which predisposes to early menopause, and the media coverage of the benefits of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) have led patients with a history of breast cancer to seek treatments for estrogen deprivation. In breast cancer survivors, most physicians avoid HRT because of concern regarding the potential promotion of growth of occult malignant cells by estrogens, due to the estrogen dependence of breast cancer. Soy… CONTINUE READING
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