Gynecol Obstet Fertil Senol 2021 May 20;49(5):485-492. Epub 2021 Mar 20.
CHRU, Hôpitaux universitaires de Strasbourg, 1, place de l'hôpital, 67091 Strasbourg, France; Unité d'imagerie mammaire, Institut de cancérologie Strasbourg Europe (ICANS), 17, rue Albert-Calmette. 67033 Strasbourg cedex, France.
Objective: The objective was to evaluate the diagnostic value of clinical examination and complementary imaging in the exploration of a breast lump or microcalcifications occurring in a postmenopausal woman taking hormonal replacement therapy (HRT), based on a systematic review of the literature in order to make recommendations for HRT management.
Methods: A literature review was conducted using Medline, Cochrane Library data and international recommendations in French and English until 2020.
Results: In the presence of a clinical breast mass in postmenopausal women, there is no clinical evidence to rule out cancer. Read More