Uterine cancer after risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy without hysterectomy in women with BRCA Mutations Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Genes, BRCA1
  • Genes, BRCA2
  • Salpingectomy
  • Uterine Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although the overall risk for uterine cancer after RRSO was not increased, the risk for serous/serous-like endometrial carcinoma was increased in BRCA1+ women. This risk should be considered when discussing the advantages and risks of hysterectomy at the time of RRSO in BRCA1+ women.

authors

publication date

  • November 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5594920

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.1820

PubMed ID

  • 27367496

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1434

end page

  • 1440

volume

  • 2

number

  • 11