Hormone replacement therapy and lung cancer risk: a case-control analysis.

  title={Hormone replacement therapy and lung cancer risk: a case-control analysis.},
  author={Matthew B. Schabath and X ianchao Wu and Rena Vassilopoulou-Sellin and Ara Asadur Vaporciyan and Margaret R. Spitz},
  journal={Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research},
  volume={10 1 Pt 1},
PURPOSE To date, there are few published data regarding the use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and lung cancer risk. Therefore, we analyzed data regarding HRT use from a large case-control study designed to study genetic susceptibility to lung cancer to determine whether HRT affected risk of lung cancer. EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN In a secondary analysis, we compared self-reported HRT use among 499 women with lung cancer and 519 healthy age-matched controls. RESULTS HRT use was associated… CONTINUE READING
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