JAMAJAMA Network Open JAMA Cardiology JAMA Dermatology JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery JAMA Internal Medicine JAMA Neurology JAMA Oncology JAMA Ophthalmology JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery JAMA Pediatrics JAMA Psychiatry JAMA Surgery Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry (1919-1959) Fisher B, Costantino JP, Wickerham DL. Tamoxifen for prevention of breast cancer: report of the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project P-1 Study. 1998;71-13889747868Google Scholar Crossref Powles T, Eeles R, Ashley S. Interim analysis of the incidence of breast cancer in the Royal Marsden Hospital tamoxifen randomised chemoprevention trial. 1998;3-1019672274Google Scholar Cuzick J, Forbes J, Edwards R. First results from the International Breast Cancer Intervention Study (IBIS-I): a randomised prevention trial. 2002;37-82412243915Google Scholar Crossref Veronesi U, Maisonneuve P, Costa A. 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(HSCT is the collection of ones own [autologous] or a donors [allogeneic] immature blood cells manufactured in the bone marrow that age into red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.) A total of 235 cancer survivors (median age: 21) who were treated with HSCT during childhood or adolescenceone-quarter underwent autologous HSCT, and three-quarters underwent allogeneic HSCTwere compared with 705 siblings of childhood cancer survivors. (The most common cancers among these survivors were acute lymphoblastic leukemia and acute myeloid leukemia.) Half the cancer survivors had transplants when they were younger than 10. Results showed that the cumulative occurrence of cataracts was 36% at 15 years post-HSCT vs. less than 1% of the siblings, though the cataracts were only seen in cancer survivors who underwent head irradiation prior to transplant or total body irradiation as an HSCT conditioning agent. Other findings: A total of 2.6% of survivors sustained loss of hearing in one or both ears vs. Constant dizziness was cited by 3.4% of the cancer survivors vs. Constant pain was cited by 21% of the cancer survivors vs. Cancer survivors were 4.3 times more likely to cite coordination problems than the siblings group, 7.7 times more likely to cite swallowing and chewing difficulties and 3.5 times more likely to cite muscle weakness than the sibling group. The take-home message: If you have a patient who had pediatric cancer and underwent irradiation, monitor him or her closely for cataracts, say the researchers. The second study revealed that breast cancer patients tend to experience ocular toxicity as the result of chemotherapy-induced ocular irritation.
STAR researchers used the Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool, developed by scientists at NCI and NSABP, to estimate a woman's risk of breast cancer using most of the above factors. In addition, for STAR, women diagnosed as having lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS), a condition that is not cancer but indicates an increased chance of developing invasive breast cancer, were eligible based on that diagnosis alone, as long as their treatment for the condition was limited to local excision. al.; for the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP). Vogel VG: Costantino JP; et al; for the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP). Effects of Tamoxifen vs Raloxifene on the Risk of Developing Invasive Breast Cancer and Other Disease Outcomes: The NSABP Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR) P-2 Trial. Update of the NSABP Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR) P-2 Trial: Preventing Breast Cancer. Patient-Reported Symptoms and Quality of Life During Treatment With Tamoxifen or Raloxifene for Breast Cancer Prevention: The NSABP Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR) P-2 Trial. Patient-Reported Symptoms and Quality of Life During Treatment With Tamoxifen or Raloxifene for Breast Cancer Prevention: The NSABP Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR) P-2 Trial. Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them: Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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My cataracts are and side effects of tamoxifen are and cataract surgery. He can include cataracts, which is a treatment of the eye problems such as first choice in about ten percent of breast cancer returning. My ohthamologist told me that cataracts are very rare with tamoxifen, but crystal deposits on the retina can happen a bit more often. If that happens I will have to stop the tamoxifen at which time the crystals will slowly dissolve.