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.
Join the discussion below, or Read more at PR-inside.com.
#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.
Add your comments below
|Nine OhioHealth lab techs drop everything to he...||Sep 12||404 not found||5|
|Channel 39's Mia Gradney is a working anchor (Feb '10)||Dec '16||mr t||4|
|Wwox-Brca1 interaction: role in DNA repair path... (Nov '16)||Nov '16||Fat Tired Old and...||2|
|DNA From Mystery Human Species Detected in Paci... (Nov '16)||Nov '16||Stephany McDowell||1|
|U.S. FDA advisers back Pfizer arthritis drug (Aug '12)||Jan '16||Claudio||13|
|University of Texas to develop Houston research... (Nov '15)||Nov '15||Ben Ghazi||1|
|Texas doctor wins major scientific prize (Sep '15)||Sep '15||Chemestry farts||1|
Find what you want!
Search M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Forum Now
Copyright © 2017 Topix LLC