Scientists find clues to predicting recurrence of breast cancer
It has long been known that women who are successfully treated for breast cancer can still face a substantial risk of a recurrence years later. But there’s no way to zero in on which women are at high risk, and which are unlikely to see the cancer come back.
Right now, doctors can look at certain factors to get a handle on a woman’s recurrence risk, said Christina Curtis, one of the senior researchers on the new study. (…)read full story