A Large Cohort Study of Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism in Relation to Gynecologic Cancers

@article{Kang2013ALC,
  title={A Large Cohort Study of Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism in Relation to Gynecologic Cancers},
  author={J. Kang and A. Kueck and R. Stevens and G. Curhan and I. De Vivo and B. Rosner and E. Alexander and S. Tworoger},
  journal={Obstetrics and Gynecology International},
  year={2013},
  volume={2013}
}
  • J. Kang, A. Kueck, +5 authors S. Tworoger
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology International
  • Background. Thyroid status may influence tumorigenesis of gynecologic cancers, yet epidemiologic studies of this relationship are limited and inconsistent. Methods. We evaluated the association of self-reported history of physician-diagnosed hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism with medical-record confirmed endometrial (EC; all invasive adenocarcinomas) and ovarian cancer (OC; epithelial ovarian or peritoneal cancers) in Nurses' Health Study (NHS) from 1976 to 2010 and NHSII from 1989 to 2011… CONTINUE READING
    Relationship between Hypothyroidism and Endometrial Cancer
    4
    Thyroid Dysfunction and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    Effect of Thyroid Disorders on the Adult Female Albino Rats (Histological and Histochemical Study)
    3

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 61 REFERENCES
    Relationships of uterine and ovarian tumors to pre-existing chronic conditions.
    21
    Benign thyroid disease is associated with breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    61
    Breast cancer in hypothyroid women using thyroid supplements.
    20