Breast cancer following spinal irradiation for a childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.
Journal Article (Journal Article;Multicenter Study)
It has been suggested that pediatric patients treated with spinal irradiation may have an elevated risk of breast cancer. Among a cohort of 363 long-term survivors of a pediatric central nervous system tumor or leukemia treated with spinal irradiation, there was little evidence of an increased breast cancer risk.
- Moskowitz, CS; Malhotra, J; Chou, JF; Wolden, SL; Weathers, RE; Stovall, M; Armstrong, GT; Leisenring, WM; Neglia, JP; Robison, LL; Oeffinger, KC
- November 2015
Volume / Issue
- 117 / 2
Start / End Page
- 213 - 216
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