Increased risk of arterial thromboembolism in older men with breast cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Edema
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Hematoma
  • Lymphocytes
  • Neutrophils

abstract

  • We provide population-based evidence that male breast cancer patients have a substantially elevated risk of ATE in the first year following a cancer diagnosis compared with matched controls. Care providers should consider this heightened risk when evaluating cardiovascular health in men with a recent breast cancer diagnosis.

publication date

  • August 23, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10549-017-4433-z

PubMed ID

  • 28836029

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1

end page

  • 8