Breast Cancer Patients Have Greater C...

Breast Cancer Patients Have Greater Chance Of Recurrence, Especially After Certain Treatments

There are 1 comment on the PR-inside.com story from Nov 11, 2009, titled Breast Cancer Patients Have Greater Chance Of Recurrence, Especially After Certain Treatments. In it, PR-inside.com reports that:

Previous studies have shown that younger breast cancer patients consistently have poorer outcomes than patients who develop the disease later in life, which can translate into lower rates of overall survival.

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#1 Nov 11, 2009
Isn't it also possible or even likely that the higher levels of certain hormones in the younger women affected the progression of and the subsequent post-treatment reoccurance of the cancer? Studies should have included tests for hormone blood levels in all the patients, young and old, male and female.

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