Does the repeated use of infertility drugs increase the risk for cancer? Does PCOS increase the risk of ovarian or uterine or cervical cancer?Thursday, March 13th, 2008
There is no clear evidence in the literature to date of an increase in cancer rates among IVF patients. However, there is definite evidence that continuous use of clomifene citrate for 12 consecutive months, may lead to ovarian cancer. Untreated PCOS has an increased prevalence of endometrial cancer.