Reproductive factors and colon cancer: the influences of age, tumor site, and family history on risk (Utah, United States)

@article{Slattery1995ReproductiveFA,
  title={Reproductive factors and colon cancer: the influences of age, tumor site, and family history on risk (Utah, United States)},
  author={Martha L. Slattery and Geraldine P. Mineau and Richard A. Kerber},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={1995},
  volume={6},
  pages={332-338}
}
The Utah (United States) Population Database was used to evaluate the associations between reproductive factors and colon cancer risk and the impact that family history, age at diagnosis, and tumor site have on these associations. From the cohort of (White) women in the database, all first-primary cases of colon cancer (n=819) and controls who had complete fertility information (n=3, 202) were examined. The majority of tumors (68.6 percent) among women diagnosed at age 64 years or less were in… CONTINUE READING

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