International renal-cell cancer study. V. Reproductive factors, gynecologic operations and exogenous hormones.

@article{Lindblad1995InternationalRC,
  title={International renal-cell cancer study. V. Reproductive factors, gynecologic operations and exogenous hormones.},
  author={P. A. B. Lindblad and Anders Mellemgaard and Brigitte Schlehofer and Hans Olov Adami and Margaret R E McCredie and Joseph K. Mclaughlin and Jack S. Mandel},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1995},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={192-8}
}
The relationships between reproductive factors, exogenous hormones and renal-cell cancer were examined in an international, multicenter, population-based, case-control study undertaken in 1989-1991. Data from 5 centers situated in Australia, Denmark, Germany, Sweden and the United States included for analysis 608 women with renal-cell cancer and 766 female controls. A significant trend in risk (p = 0.002) was associated with number of births, with an 80% excess risk for 6 or more births [RR = 1… CONTINUE READING

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