44. Breast cancer & pregnancy.
termination should be recommended if the diagnosis is made in pregnancy.
|b.||tumours diagnosed in pregnancy tend to be more advanced than those in the non-pregnant.|
radiotherapy in pregnancy carries zero fetal risk with expert screening.
|d.||termination should be recommended if unplanned pregnancy occurs in a woman who has previously been treated for breast cancer.|
|e.||women planning pregnancy after treatment for breast cancer should be advised to wait for one year before conceiving.|
|f.||women planning pregnancy after treatment for breast cancer should take 5mg. folic acid.|
|g.||Tamoxifen can be continued safely during pregnancy.|