Lung cancer after Hodgkin's disease: a nested case-control study of the relation to treatment.


PURPOSE To investigate the causes of the raised risk of lung cancer in patients who have had Hodgkin's disease, and in particular the relationship to treatment. PATIENTS AND METHODS A nested case-control study was conducted within a cohort of 5,519 patients with Hodgkin's disease treated in Britain during 1963 through 1993. For 88 cases of lung cancer and… (More)


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