Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy

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Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy. / Stahlberg, Claudia; Pedersen, A T; Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic; Keiding, N; Hundrup, Y A; Obel, E B; Møller, S; Rank, F; Ottesen, B; Lynge, E.

In: British Journal of Cancer, Vol. 91, No. 4, 16.08.2004, p. 644-650.

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Stahlberg, C, Pedersen, AT, Andersen, ZJ, Keiding, N, Hundrup, YA, Obel, EB, Møller, S, Rank, F, Ottesen, B & Lynge, E 2004, 'Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy', British Journal of Cancer, vol. 91, no. 4, pp. 644-650. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bjc.6601996

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Stahlberg, C., Pedersen, A. T., Andersen, Z. J., Keiding, N., Hundrup, Y. A., Obel, E. B., ... Lynge, E. (2004). Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy. British Journal of Cancer, 91(4), 644-650. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bjc.6601996

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Stahlberg C, Pedersen AT, Andersen ZJ, Keiding N, Hundrup YA, Obel EB et al. Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy. British Journal of Cancer. 2004 Aug 16;91(4):644-650. https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bjc.6601996

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Stahlberg, Claudia ; Pedersen, A T ; Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic ; Keiding, N ; Hundrup, Y A ; Obel, E B ; Møller, S ; Rank, F ; Ottesen, B ; Lynge, E. / Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy. In: British Journal of Cancer. 2004 ; Vol. 91, No. 4. pp. 644-650.

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title = "Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy",
abstract = "The aim of this study is to investigate the risk of developing prognostic different types of breast cancer in women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT). A total of 10 874 postmenopausal Danish Nurses were followed since 1993. Incident breast cancer cases and histopathological information were retrieved through the National Danish registries. The follow-up ended on 31 December 1999. Breast cancer developed in 244 women, of whom 172 were invasive ductal carcinomas. Compared to never users, current users of HRT had an increased risk of a hormone receptor-positive breast cancer, but a neutral risk of receptor-negative breast cancer, relative risk (RR) 3.29 (95{\%} confidence interval (CI): 2.27-4.77) and RR 0.99 (95{\%} CI: 0.42-2.36), respectively (P for difference=0.013). The risk of being diagnosed with low histological malignancy grade was higher than high malignancy grade with RR 4.13 (95{\%} CI: 2.43-7.01) and RR 2.17 (95{\%} CI: 1.42-3.30), respectively (P=0.063). For breast cancers with other prognostic characteristics, the risk was increased equally for the favourable and non favourable types. Current users of HRT experience a two- to four-fold increased risk of breast cancer with various prognostic characteristics, both the favourable and non favourable types. For receptor status, the risk with HRT was statistically significantly higher for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer compared to receptor-negative breast cancer.",
keywords = "Aged, Breast Neoplasms, Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast, Cohort Studies, Denmark, Epidemiologic Studies, Female, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Humans, Incidence, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Prognosis, Registries, Risk Factors, Survival Analysis",
author = "Claudia Stahlberg and Pedersen, {A T} and Andersen, {Zorana Jovanovic} and N Keiding and Hundrup, {Y A} and Obel, {E B} and S M{\o}ller and F Rank and B Ottesen and E Lynge",
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T1 - Breast cancer with different prognostic characteristics developing in Danish women using hormone replacement therapy

AU - Stahlberg, Claudia

AU - Pedersen, A T

AU - Andersen, Zorana Jovanovic

AU - Keiding, N

AU - Hundrup, Y A

AU - Obel, E B

AU - Møller, S

AU - Rank, F

AU - Ottesen, B

AU - Lynge, E

PY - 2004/8/16

Y1 - 2004/8/16

N2 - The aim of this study is to investigate the risk of developing prognostic different types of breast cancer in women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT). A total of 10 874 postmenopausal Danish Nurses were followed since 1993. Incident breast cancer cases and histopathological information were retrieved through the National Danish registries. The follow-up ended on 31 December 1999. Breast cancer developed in 244 women, of whom 172 were invasive ductal carcinomas. Compared to never users, current users of HRT had an increased risk of a hormone receptor-positive breast cancer, but a neutral risk of receptor-negative breast cancer, relative risk (RR) 3.29 (95% confidence interval (CI): 2.27-4.77) and RR 0.99 (95% CI: 0.42-2.36), respectively (P for difference=0.013). The risk of being diagnosed with low histological malignancy grade was higher than high malignancy grade with RR 4.13 (95% CI: 2.43-7.01) and RR 2.17 (95% CI: 1.42-3.30), respectively (P=0.063). For breast cancers with other prognostic characteristics, the risk was increased equally for the favourable and non favourable types. Current users of HRT experience a two- to four-fold increased risk of breast cancer with various prognostic characteristics, both the favourable and non favourable types. For receptor status, the risk with HRT was statistically significantly higher for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer compared to receptor-negative breast cancer.

AB - The aim of this study is to investigate the risk of developing prognostic different types of breast cancer in women using hormone replacement therapy (HRT). A total of 10 874 postmenopausal Danish Nurses were followed since 1993. Incident breast cancer cases and histopathological information were retrieved through the National Danish registries. The follow-up ended on 31 December 1999. Breast cancer developed in 244 women, of whom 172 were invasive ductal carcinomas. Compared to never users, current users of HRT had an increased risk of a hormone receptor-positive breast cancer, but a neutral risk of receptor-negative breast cancer, relative risk (RR) 3.29 (95% confidence interval (CI): 2.27-4.77) and RR 0.99 (95% CI: 0.42-2.36), respectively (P for difference=0.013). The risk of being diagnosed with low histological malignancy grade was higher than high malignancy grade with RR 4.13 (95% CI: 2.43-7.01) and RR 2.17 (95% CI: 1.42-3.30), respectively (P=0.063). For breast cancers with other prognostic characteristics, the risk was increased equally for the favourable and non favourable types. Current users of HRT experience a two- to four-fold increased risk of breast cancer with various prognostic characteristics, both the favourable and non favourable types. For receptor status, the risk with HRT was statistically significantly higher for hormone receptor-positive breast cancer compared to receptor-negative breast cancer.

KW - Aged

KW - Breast Neoplasms

KW - Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast

KW - Cohort Studies

KW - Denmark

KW - Epidemiologic Studies

KW - Female

KW - Hormone Replacement Therapy

KW - Humans

KW - Incidence

KW - Middle Aged

KW - Postmenopause

KW - Prognosis

KW - Registries

KW - Risk Factors

KW - Survival Analysis

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DO - 10.1038/sj.bjc.6601996

M3 - Journal article

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VL - 91

SP - 644

EP - 650

JO - B J C

JF - B J C

SN - 0007-0920

IS - 4

ER -

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