What is the risk for breast or ovarian cancer in patients with polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS)?

Updated: Sep 19, 2019
  • Author: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG; Chief Editor: Richard Scott Lucidi, MD, FACOG  more...
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No known association with breast or ovarian cancer has been found; thus, no additional surveillance is needed. [5]


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