Risk of second breast cancer according to estrogen receptor status and family history

@article{Bouchardy2010RiskOS,
  title={Risk of second breast cancer according to estrogen receptor status and family history},
  author={Christine Bouchardy and Simone Benhamou and G{\'e}rald M Fioretta and Helena M Verkooijen and Pierre O Chappuis and Isabelle Neyroud-Caspar and Monica M. Castiglione and Vincent Vinh-hung and Georges Vlastos and Elisabetta Rapiti},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2010},
  volume={127},
  pages={233-241}
}
A recent study reported an increased risk of contralateral estrogen-negative breast cancer after a first primary estrogen-negative breast cancer. Our study aims to confirm this result and to evaluate how the risk of second breast cancer occurrence is affected by family history of breast cancer and anti-estrogen treatment. We included all 4,152 women diagnosed with breast cancer between 1995 and 2007, using data from the population-based Geneva Cancer Registry. We compared the incidence of… CONTINUE READING