Risk Factors

 

  • Peri or post-menopause
     

  • Uninterrupted ovulation (no pregnancies and/or prior use of oral contraceptives)
     

  • Family or personal history of breast/ovarian cancer
     

  • Presence of BRCA 1 or BRCA 2 gene mutations
     

  • Use of oral contraceptives for 5+ years
     

  • Multiple pregnancies
     

  • Breast feeding