Alcohol and gynecological cancers: an overview

  title={Alcohol and gynecological cancers: an overview},
  author={A. Hjart{\aa}ker and Margrethe S Meo and E. Weiderpass},
  journal={European Journal of Cancer Prevention},
  • A. Hjartåker, Margrethe S Meo, E. Weiderpass
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Cancer Prevention
  • The objective of the paper was to summarize the literature findings on alcohol consumption with regard to risk of various gynecological cancers. A Medline search was performed considering available cohort and case–control studies published until 31st March 2009 examining the association between the consumption of alcoholic beverages and cancers of the cervix uteri, corpus uteri, endometrium, ovaries, vagina, and vulva. The number of prospective population-based studies with adequate information… CONTINUE READING
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