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Pregnancy after breast cancer in young BRCA carriers


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JAMA Network

About The Study: This international, hospital-based, retrospective cohort study including 4,732 BRCA carriers showed that 1 in 5 patients conceived within 10 years after breast cancer diagnosis. Pregnancy following breast cancer in BRCA carriers was not associated with decreased disease-free survival.

Authors: Matteo Lambertini, M.D., of the University of Genova in Genova, Italy, is the corresponding author.

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Media advisory: This study is being released to coincide with presentation at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2023.

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