Characteristics of women with a family history of ovarian cancer. II. Follicular phase hormone levels.

@article{Cramer1994CharacteristicsOW,
  title={Characteristics of women with a family history of ovarian cancer. II. Follicular phase hormone levels.},
  author={Daniel W Cramer and Robert L. Barbieri and Michael G. Muto and Anne Kelly and J P Brucks and Bernard L. Harlow},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1994},
  volume={74 4},
  pages={1318-22}
}
BACKGROUND Although there is a basis for linking pituitary or ovarian hormones with experimentally induced ovarian cancer, establishing their role in women is complicated because the usual case-control methods cannot be applied. In this study, hormonal levels in women with a family history of ovarian cancer (FOC) and who are at higher risk for the disease… CONTINUE READING