Smoking associated with hormone receptor negative breast cancer.

@article{Manjer2001SmokingAW,
  title={Smoking associated with hormone receptor negative breast cancer.},
  author={Jonas Manjer and Janne Malina and G{\"o}ran GB Berglund and Lennart Bondeson and Jens Peter Garne and Lars Janzon},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={2001},
  volume={91 4},
  pages={580-4}
}
Women who smoke have less favourable prognosis following breast-cancer diagnosis. Some studies suggest that this is due to a more advanced stage at diagnosis, on average. Our present aim was to assess whether smoking is associated with other prognostic markers as well, e.g., hormone receptor status, histopathology and tumour differentiation. The evaluation was based on 268 incident cases in a cohort of 10,902 women (35% smokers) followed for an average of 12.4 years. An immunohistochemical… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 extracted citations

A prospective study of smoking and risk of breast cancer in young adult women.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology • 2004
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Cigarette smoking and the risk of breast cancer in women: a review of the literature.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology • 2002
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Prediagnostic Smoking Is Associated with Binary and Quantitative Measures of ER Protein and ESR1 mRNA Expression in Breast Tumors.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology • 2018
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…