Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer


Abstract

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Keywords

Flaxseed; Mastodynia; Breast Neoplasms

Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer


Authors

Ehsan Shahverdi

Affiliation: Research Center of Blood Transfusion, High Institute for Research and Education in Transfusion Medicine, Tehran, Iran and Student Research Committee, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Fatemeh Shafizadeh Barmi

Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Tehran Medical Sciences Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

Roya Khodayarnejad

Affiliation: School of Medicine, Tehran Medical Sciences Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer


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Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer


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Shahverdi E, Shafizadeh Barmi F, Khodayarnejad R. Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer. Focus on Sciences. 2106; 3(2):1


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Shahverdi, E., Shafizadeh Barmi, F., & Khodayarnejad, R. (2106). Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer. Focus on Sciences, 3(2), 1.


Chicago

Ehsan Shahverdi, Fatemeh Shafizadeh Barmi, and Roya Khodayarnejad "Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer". Focus on Sciences 3, no. 2 (2106).

Flaxseed: A Good Idea for Reduction of Mastalgia (Breast Pain) and Risk of Breast Cancer


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