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Advanced breast cancers increasing in young women

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: (Published 27 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f1234


The incidence of advanced breast cancers is rising slowly but steadily among young women in the US, according to national registry data. The absolute increase between 1976 and 2009 looks small but significant say researchers (from 1.53/100 000 to 2.9/100 000) …

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