Interaction of mammographic breast density with menopausal status and postmenopausal hormone use in relation to the risk of aggressive breast cancer subtypes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast
  • Breast Density
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Menopause

abstract

  • Our findings suggest that associations of mammographic density with breast cancer risk differ by tumor aggressiveness. While there was no strong evidence that these associations differed by menopausal status or hormone therapy, they did appear more prominent among current estrogen+progesterone users.

publication date

  • September 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5773252

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10549-017-4341-2

PubMed ID

  • 28624977

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 421

end page

  • 431

volume

  • 165

number

  • 2