IVF Does Not Increase Cancer Risk

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IVF Does Not Increase Cancer Risk
Tue, 02-19-2013 - 12:21pm

Researchers who studied the medical records of over 80,000 women who either went through IVF or sought treatment but never had IVF and determined there is no increased risk of developing cancer:

There was no difference in women's chances of being diagnosed with breast or endometrial cancer based on whether they were treated with IVF. The researchers did find that a woman's risk of ovarian cancer slightly increased the more rounds of treatment she received, but that finding could have been due to chance.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/02/18/study-says-ivf-does-not-increase-cancer-risk/#ixzz2LMkMzM5J

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