Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of renal cell cancer in the Multiethnic Cohort.

@article{Setiawan2009MenstrualAR,
  title={Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of renal cell cancer in the Multiethnic Cohort.},
  author={Veronica Wendy Setiawan and Laurence N. Kolonel and Brian E. Henderson},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={337-40}
}
A relationship between female reproductive and menstrual factors, including exogenous hormone use, and renal cell cancer (RCC) has been hypothesized, but supporting epidemiologic evidence is limited and inconsistent. Here, the association of reproductive and menstrual factors with RCC risk was examined among 106,036 Hawaii-Los Angeles Multiethnic Cohort female participants who entered the cohort between 1993 and 1996. During an average 10.6 years of follow-up, 229 RCC cases were identified… CONTINUE READING

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