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Ultrasonographic measurement of endometrial changes following discontinuation of tamoxifen treatment in postmenopausal breast cancer patients.

Authors
  • Cohen, I
  • Beyth, Y
  • Azaria, R
  • Flex, D
  • Figer, A
  • Tepper, R
Type
Published Article
Journal
BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2000
Volume
107
Issue
9
Pages
1083–1087
Identifiers
PMID: 11002949
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Median thickness of endometrial thickness significantly reduced within six months following tamoxifen discontinuation, and remained constantly low thereafter. This finding may support use of ultrasonographic imaging for the measurement of tamoxifen's effect on the endometrium of postmenopausal breast cancer patients.

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