Reproductive risk factors for breast cancer by receptor status, histology, laterality and location.

@article{Wohlfahrt1999ReproductiveRF,
  title={Reproductive risk factors for breast cancer by receptor status, histology, laterality and location.},
  author={Jan Wohlfahrt and Henning T. Mouridsen and Per Kragh Andersen and Mads Melbye},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1999},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={49-55}
}
It is well established that a woman's reproductive history influences her risk of breast cancer. We examined whether the effect of reproductive history was similar for different sub-types of breast cancer. The study was based on a population-based cohort of 1.5 million Danish women born between 1935 and 1978, with individual information on births. Between 1978 and 1994, 10,790 incident cases of breast cancer were identified in a nationwide cancer registry, including detailed information on… CONTINUE READING

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