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Tamoxifen And Breast Cancer

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Tamoxifen And Breast Cancer

Tamoxifen And Breast Cancer

Tamoxifen And Breast Cancer

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR''s Joe Palca reports the FDA has approved the drug tamoxifen for reducing the number of new breast cancer cases. The approval falls short of saying the drug PREVENTS breast cancer. Tamoxifen does have dangerous side effects for some women...including uterine cancer.