History of periodontal disease diagnosis and lung cancer incidence in the Women’s Health Initiative Observational Study

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While some evidence suggests that periodontal disease (PD) might be positively associated with lung cancer, prospective studies in women are limited. Previous findings may reflect residual confounding by smoking. The study aims to determine whether history of PD diagnosis is associated with incident lung cancer in a large cohort of postmenopausal women… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10552-014-0405-3

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