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Hormone-related diseases and prostate cancer: an English national record linkage study

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Insulin‐like growth factor‐I (IGF‐I) and testosterone may be related to prostate cancer risk. Acromegaly is associated with clinically high IGF‐I concentrations. Klinefelter's syndrome, testicular hypofunction and hypopituitarism are associated with clinically low testosterone concentrations. We aimed to investigate whether diagnosis with these conditions was associated with subsequent prostate cancer diagnosis and mortality. We used linked English national Hospital Episode Statistics and mor...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/ijc.32808

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
147
Issue:
3
Pages:
803-810
Publication date:
2019-11-21
Acceptance date:
2019-11-18
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Source identifiers:
1073082
Language:
England
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pubs:1073082
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uuid:ef182f5e-1057-4331-87ea-49b9a1376f44
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pubs:1073082
Deposit date:
2019-11-20

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