Circulating steroid hormone levels and risk of breast cancer for postmenopausal women.

Abstract

Epidemiologic studies have consistently reported that endogenous steroid hormone levels are associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk, but little is known on the associations by tumor grade, hormone receptor status, or age at diagnosis. We performed a case-cohort study of naturally postmenopausal women within the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study… (More)
DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-09-0532

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