Frequent antibiotic use and second breast cancer events.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 22, Issue 9, p.1588-99 (2013)

Keywords:

2013, August 2013, Clinical Research Division

Abstract:

Antibiotic use may be associated with higher breast cancer risk and breast cancer mortality, but no study has evaluated the relation between antibiotic use and second breast cancer events (SBCE).