Parental age at birth and risk of breast cancer in daughters: a prospective study among US women

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We examined the relation between parental age at birth and risk of breast cancer among daughters in a population of 118,309 US women who were 30 to 55 years of age in 1976 and without prior diagnosis of cancer. During 1,140,239 person-years of follow-up, we documented 1,799 incident cases of breast cancer in this population. After adjusting for established… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00052358

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@article{Colditz1991ParentalAA, title={Parental age at birth and risk of breast cancer in daughters: a prospective study among US women}, author={Graham A. Colditz and Walter C Willett and Meir J. Stampfer and Charles H. Hennekens and Bernard Rosner and Frank E. Speizer}, journal={Cancer Causes & Control}, year={1991}, volume={2}, pages={31-36} }