History of antibiotic use and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL).

  title={History of antibiotic use and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL).},
  author={Ikuko Kato and Karen L. Koenig and Mark S. Baptiste and Patricia P. Lillquist and Glauco Frizzera and Jerome Burke and Hiroko Watanabe and Roy E. Shore},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  volume={107 1},
A population-based, incidence case-control study was conducted among women in upstate New York to determine whether histories of certain infections and antibiotic use are associated with risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL). Our study involved 376 cases of NHL identified through the New York State Cancer Registry and 463 controls selected from the Medicare beneficiary files and state driver's license records. Information about use of common medications including antibiotics, history of selected… CONTINUE READING