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Breast Cancer: Hormone Therapy

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    Hormone therapy may help curb the growth, spread, or recurrence of some types of breast cancer. Read a short overview of hormone therapy for breast cancer.

    Hormone Treatments for Breast Cancer: Basic Facts

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    Recurrent Breast Cancer

    Recurrent breast cancer is cancer that has recurred (come back) after it has been treated. The cancer may come back in the breast, in the chest wall, or in other parts of the body.

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    Get a detailed description of hormonal therapies for breast cancer.

    Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer: In-Depth Information

    Read 14 questions and answers, developed by the National Cancer Institute, on the breast cancer drug tamoxifen.

    Tamoxifen FAQs

    Aromatase inhibitors lower estrogen levels in patients with estrogen-sensitive breast cancer. This article explains who benefits from them, how the drugs work, and what side effects they may have.

    Aromatase Inhibitors

    WebMD Medical Reference

    Reviewed by Angela Jain on August 01, 2014
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