Fast Five Quiz: The Recurrence Risks for Breast Cancer

Elwyn C. Cabebe, MD


February 08, 2022

Hot flashes may have an inverse relationship with breast cancer recurrence in patients who are receiving selective ER modulator risk-reducing therapy. Night sweats, insomnia, and mood disturbances (like hot flashes) are also symptoms of menopause, but have not been linked to any changes in the risk for breast cancer recurrence.

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