Gynecological cancer: Endometriosis link to invasive subtypes

  • Iley Ozerlat
  • Published 2012 in Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology


Previous studies have shown an association between endometriosis and increased risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer; however, “the risk associated with endometriosis might vary according to the [histological] subtype,” according to a new study by Pearce et al. published in Lancet Oncology. In a pooled anlysis of 13 case-controlled studies from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nrclinonc.2012.31


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