Childbearing and the risk of bladder cancer: a nationwide population-based cohort study.

@article{Weibull2013ChildbearingAT,
  title={Childbearing and the risk of bladder cancer: a nationwide population-based cohort study.},
  author={Caroline E Weibull and Sandra Eloranta and Daniel Altman and Anna L V Johansson and Mats Lambe},
  journal={European urology},
  year={2013},
  volume={63 4},
  pages={733-8}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence of bladder cancer (BCa) is substantially lower in women than in men, a difference that cannot be fully explained by established risk factors. Several studies suggest that hormonal and reproductive factors play a role in the development of BCa. OBJECTIVE To examine possible associations between patterns of childbearing and the risk of BCa. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS This cohort study encompassed >2 million women for whom information on reproductive history and… CONTINUE READING

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