Postmenopausal endometrial cancer risk and body size in early life and middle age: prospective cohort study

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Background:Greater adiposity in early life has been linked to increased endometrial cancer risk in later life, but the extent to which this association is mediated through adiposity in later life is unclear.Methods:Among postmenopausal women who had never used menopausal hormone therapies and reported not having had a hysterectomy, adjusted relative risks… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bjc.2012.229

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@inproceedings{Yang2012PostmenopausalEC, title={Postmenopausal endometrial cancer risk and body size in early life and middle age: prospective cohort study}, author={Tianmeng Yang and Benjamin J Cairns and N. Allen and Scott R. Sweetland and G. K. Reeves and Valerie Beral}, booktitle={British Journal of Cancer}, year={2012} }