Early menopause and related vaginal atrophy is a well known side-effect of hormone adjuvant treatment in breast cancer patients, particularly during aromatase-inhibitors therapy. Due to estrogens contra-indication, proper therapy for such symptom remains often an inadequately addressed clinical problem. After an accurate assessment of the risk/benefit ratio, vaginal low-dose estrogen treatment (better with estradiol) may have a role in controlling vaginal atrophy in selected and informed breast cancer women.
|Autori:||Mariani L; Gadducci A.; Vizza E; Tomao S; Vici P|
|Titolo:||Vaginal atrophy in breast cancer survivors: role of vaginal estrogen therapy.|
|Anno del prodotto:||2013|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|