Tamoxifen and risk of contralateral breast cancer for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers.

  title={Tamoxifen and risk of contralateral breast cancer for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers.},
  author={Kelly-Anne Phillips and Roger L Milne and Matti A. Rookus and Mary B Daly and Antonis C. Antoniou and Susan Peock and Debra Frost and Douglas F. Easton and Steve Ellis and Michael Friedlander and Saundra S. Buys and N. Andrieu and Catherine Nogu{\'e}s and Dominique Stoppa-Lyonnet and Val{\'e}rie Bonadona and Pascal Pujol and Sue Anne McLachlan and Esther M John and Maartje J. Hooning and Caroline S Seynaeve and Rob A. E. M. Tollenaar and David E. Goldgar and Mary Beth Terry and Trinidad Caldes and Prue C. Weideman and Irene L Andrulis and Christian F Singer and Kate E Birch and Jacques Simard and Melissa C. Southey and H{\aa}kan Olsson and Anna Jakubowska and Edith Ol{\'a}h and A Gerdes and Lenka For{\'e}tova and John L. Hopper},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  volume={31 25},
PURPOSE To determine whether adjuvant tamoxifen treatment for breast cancer (BC) is associated with reduced contralateral breast cancer (CBC) risk for BRCA1 and/or BRCA2 mutation carriers. METHODS Analysis of pooled observational cohort data, self-reported at enrollment and at follow-up from the International BRCA1, and BRCA2 Carrier Cohort Study, Kathleen Cuningham Foundation Consortium for Research into Familial Breast Cancer, and Breast Cancer Family Registry. Eligible women were BRCA1 and… CONTINUE READING
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