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how effective is anastrozole (arimidex) for treating breast cancer?

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Dr. Jekwon Yeh
12 years experience Radiation Oncology
Good: it is a very good drug in preventing breast cancer relapse in patients who have had their breast tumors removed. prevents estrogen stimulation in patients with estrogen receptor positive breast cancer.
Answered on Oct 8, 2017
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