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Histological subtypes of ovarian cancer associated with parity and breastfeeding in the prospective Million Women Study

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Ovarian cancer risk is known to be reduced amongst women who have had children, but reported associations with breastfeeding are varied. Few studies have had sufficient power to explore reliably these associations by tumour histotype.

In a prospective study of 1.1 million UK women, 8719 developed ovarian cancer during follow-up. Cox regression yielded adjusted relative risks (RRs) overall and by tumour histotype amongst women with different childbearing patterns.

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10.1002/ijc.31063

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Dept of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Dept of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Dept of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Dept of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Dept of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Wiley Publisher's website
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International Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
142
Issue:
2
Pages:
281-289
Publication date:
2017-09-20
Acceptance date:
2017-09-01
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
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pubs:729361
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uri:d6f1ee17-fbb0-43de-8739-04aa6cefecbe
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