Sexual health issues in Sudanese women before and during hormonal treatment for breast cancer.

@article{Abasher2009SexualHI,
  title={Sexual health issues in Sudanese women before and during hormonal treatment for breast cancer.},
  author={Sanaa M Abasher},
  journal={Psycho-oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 8},
  pages={858-65}
}
OBJECTIVE Recent Sudanese studies have focused on depression and anxiety in women treated for breast cancer (BrCa). Less is known about whether such women suffer from sexual disturbances due to different cancer treatments. This study compares BrCa patients with a healthy control group and assessed the impact of cancer treatment types. METHODS The BrCa group included women treated for BrCa with mastectomies, chemotherapy and radiotherapy (N=100). Some received hormonal therapy (N=60) and… CONTINUE READING