The risk of breast cancer associated with specific patterns of migraine history

@article{Lowry2014TheRO,
  title={The risk of breast cancer associated with specific patterns of migraine history},
  author={Sarah J. Lowry and Kathleen E. Malone and Kara L. Cushing-Haugen and Christopher I. Li},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2014},
  volume={25},
  pages={1707-1715}
}
  • Sarah J. Lowry, Kathleen E. Malone, +1 author Christopher I. Li
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Cancer Causes & Control
  • AbstractPurpose Studies have suggested that a history of migraines may be associated with a lower risk of some types of breast cancer, though biological mechanisms are unclear. Identifying specific characteristics of migraines which are most strongly associated with breast cancer risk could improve our understanding of this relationship.Methods We ascertained specific characteristics of women’s migraine histories (severity, timing features, and presence of migraine aura). We used polytomous… CONTINUE READING

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