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What does FFTP stand for?

FFTP stands for First Full-Term Pregnancy


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Planned Parenthood, concerning parental notification for abortion in minors, AAPS cited a review article concluding that "clinicians are obliged to inform pregnant women that a decision to abort her first pregnancy may almost double her lifetime risk of breast cancer through loss of the protective effect of a completed first full-term pregnancy earlier in life.
The best meta-analysis done to date shows that women who had an abortion before their first full-term pregnancy had a 50 percent increased risk of developing breast cancer, whereas women who had an abortion after their first full-term pregnancy sustained a 30 percent increased risk ("Induced abortion as an independent risk factor for breast cancer: a comprehensive review and meta-analysis," Journal of Epidemiology Community Health, October 1996).
For example, women with a first full-term pregnancy after age thirty face a breast cancer risk two to three times higher than women with a full-term pregnancy before age twenty.
In the journal Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, she wrote: According to this hypothesis, an early first full-term pregnancy would provide the greatest protection against breast cancer by drastically reducing, early on, the presence of undifferentiated and hence vulnerable breast cells, thereby decreasing the risk of subsequent transformation .
Though most investigations havegiven the pill good grades regarding breast cancer, some have raised questions about subgroups of women who might be at particular risk -- women who use certain types of birth control pills, or women who hae used the pill before their first full-term pregnancy (SN: 11/9/85, p.