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Hormone Replacement

Women facing hereditary cancer have special considerations associated with early onset menopause and symptom management.

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Is menopausal hormone therapy safe when your patient carries a BRCA mutation?
Kaunitz, AM. “Is menopausal hormone therapy safe when your patient carries a BRCA mutation?” OBG Management (2015) Vol. 27, No. 8: 24026.

Use of the systemic hormone therapy in BRCA mutation carriers
Domcheck, S and Kaunitz, A. “Use of the systemic hormone therapy in BRCA mutation carriers.” Menopause: The Journal of The North American Menopause Society (2016) Vol. 23:1026-1027. (May require a subscription for access)

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