Alcohol consumption and risk of benign proliferative epithelial disorders of the breast in women.

@article{Rohan1989AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption and risk of benign proliferative epithelial disorders of the breast in women.},
  author={Thomas Rohan and Martin G. Cook},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1989},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={631-6}
}
Many studies have shown a positive association between alcohol consumption and risk of breast cancer. Benign proliferative epithelial disorders (BPED) of the breast are conditions which, although not proven precursors of breast cancer, are strongly associated with increased risk of this disease. The association between alcohol consumption and risk of BPED was examined in a case-control study conducted in Adelaide, South Australia. The study involved 383 cases with biopsy-confirmed BPED, 192… CONTINUE READING

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