Effect of metformin use on the risk and prognosis of endometrial cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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BACKGROUND Previous studies have suggested that metformin may be useful for preventing and treating endometrial cancer (EC), while the results have been inconsistent. This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to investigate the association between metformin use and risk and prognosis of patients with EC. METHODS PubMed, Embase, and the Cochrane… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12885-018-4334-5

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