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Human papillomavirus and rising oropharyngeal cancer incidence in the United States.
PURPOSE Recent increases in incidence and survival of oropharyngeal cancers in the United States have been attributed to human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, but empirical evidence is lacking. Expand
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Second cancers among 40,576 testicular cancer patients: focus on long-term survivors.
BACKGROUND Although second primary cancers are a leading cause of death among men with testicular cancer, few studies have quantified risks among long-term survivors. METHODS Within 14Expand
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Breast cancer following radiotherapy and chemotherapy among young women with Hodgkin disease.
CONTEXT Second cancer is the leading cause of death in long-term survivors of Hodgkin disease (HD), with exceptionally high risks of breast cancer among women treated at a young age. QuantitativeExpand
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Lung cancer following chemotherapy and radiotherapy for Hodgkin's disease.
BACKGROUND Lung cancer is a frequent cause of death in patients cured of Hodgkin's disease, but the contributions of chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and smoking are not well described. We quantified theExpand
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Residential Radon and Risk of Lung Cancer: A Combined Analysis of 7 North American Case-Control Studies
Background: Underground miners exposed to high levels of radon have an excess risk of lung cancer. Residential exposure to radon is at much lower levels, and the risk of lung cancer with residentialExpand
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Impact of socioeconomic status on cancer incidence and stage at diagnosis: selected findings from the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results: National Longitudinal Mortality Study
BackgroundPopulation-based cancer registry data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) are mainly based on medical records andExpand
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Spectrum of cancer risk among US solid organ transplant recipients.
CONTEXT Solid organ transplant recipients have elevated cancer risk due to immunosuppression and oncogenic viral infections. Because most prior research has concerned kidney recipients, large studiesExpand
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US assessment of HPV types in cancers: implications for current and 9-valent HPV vaccines.
BACKGROUND This study sought to determine the prevaccine type-specific prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV)-associated cancers in the United States to evaluate the potential impact of the HPVExpand
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Use of agricultural pesticides and prostate cancer risk in the Agricultural Health Study cohort.
The authors examined the relation between 45 common agricultural pesticides and prostate cancer incidence in a prospective cohort study of 55,332 male pesticide applicators from Iowa and NorthExpand
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Municipal Drinking Water Nitrate Level and Cancer Risk in Older Women: The Iowa Women’s Health Study
Nitrate contamination of drinking water may increase cancer risk, because nitrate is endogenously reduced to nitrite and subsequent nitrosation reactions give rise to N-nitroso compounds; theseExpand
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