Nutritional factors and cancers of the breast, endometrium and ovary.

  • Carlo la Vecchia
  • Published 1989 in European journal of cancer & clinical oncology

Abstract

From an overview of epidemiological evidence on nutrition, diet and cancers of the breast, endometrium and ovary, the following indications can be drawn: Overweight and obesity are causally related to endometrial and post-menopausal breast cancer, and may account for as much as one third of the cases of endometrial and one tenth of breast cancer in Europe… (More)

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@article{Vecchia1989NutritionalFA, title={Nutritional factors and cancers of the breast, endometrium and ovary.}, author={Carlo la Vecchia}, journal={European journal of cancer & clinical oncology}, year={1989}, volume={25 12}, pages={1945-51} }