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Previous history of breast cancer or other cancers   

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       Development of breast cancer in a person substantially increases the risk of development of second primary breast cancer. This risk may be as high as In some studies this risk to be about 1 percent per year from the time of the first breast cancer diagnosis. If the woman   happens to have the BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation then the risk is increased to 5 percent per year. Patients who had some other types of also cancers like, ovarian cancer, endometrial cancer and colon cancer may also have increased risk of breast cancer.  


Previous history of breast cancer or other cancers

 
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