Survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma should be screened for breast cancer

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Research involving a large group of pediatric cancer survivors indicates that women who suffered from childhood Hodgkin lymphoma should be screened for breast cancer utilizing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). MRI used in conjunction with other screening methods should help to ensure early breast cancer detection for this survivor population. Successful early detection can reduce use of more invasive forms of treatment.

Survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma should be screened for breast cancer
Survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma should be screened for breast cancer
Research led by Associate Professor David Hodgson of the Department of Radiation Oncology has found women who suffered from childhood Hodgkin lymphoma should seek magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) screening for early breast cancer detection. However, its treatment has traditionally involved radiation to the chest, neck and armpit areas.
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