Breast cancer survivors are more prone to heart failure

By Suhasini Reddy | THE HANS INDIA |   Mar 06,2018 , 11:34 AM IST

Breast cancer survivors are more prone to heart failure
Breast cancer survivors are more prone to heart failure

Breast cancer survivors who were treated are more than three times at a high risk of developing a congestive heart failure, compared with patients who did not have cancer finds out a study.

Researchers found risk of increased rate of heart failure occurred as early as one year after cancer diagnosis, but continued 20 years after the cancer treatment was over.
 



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