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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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    Get a detailed description of hormonal therapies for breast cancer.

    Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer: In-Depth Information

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    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

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    Reviewed by Angela Jain on August 01, 2014
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