A prospective study of infertility due to ovulatory disorders, ovulation induction, and incidence of breast cancer.

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BACKGROUND Anovulation has been hypothesized to decrease the risk of breast cancer. Therefore, infertility attributed to ovulatory disorders and ovulation-induction therapy may influence breast cancer risk. METHODS We analyzed prospectively collected data from the Nurses' Health Study II, a cohort of 116,671 female registered nurses aged 25 to 42 years at… (More)

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@article{Terry2006APS, title={A prospective study of infertility due to ovulatory disorders, ovulation induction, and incidence of breast cancer.}, author={Kathryn L. Terry and Walter C Willett and Janet Rich-Edwards and Karin B. Michels}, journal={Archives of internal medicine}, year={2006}, volume={166 22}, pages={2484-9} }