All HRT use raises risk of ovarian cancer

07/15/2009 | Reuters

Hormone replacement therapy raises the risk of ovarian cancer regardless of the type of hormones used or the length of usage, according to a study from Denmark that included some 900,000 women. Researchers found that women taking HRT during the study follow-up period had almost a 40% increased chance of developing ovarian tumors.

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