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Risk factors for breast cancer among women in Bhopal urban agglomerate: a case-control study

Lodha, R. S., Nandeshwar, S., Pal, D. K., Shrivastav, A., Lodha, K. M., Bhagat, V. K., . . . Saxena, D. M. (2011). Risk factors for breast cancer among women in Bhopal urban agglomerate: a case-control study. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev, 12(8), 2111-2115 Abstract Background: Breast cancer is the most common cancer in females worldwide, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths in women. The incidence is on the rise in India, and breast cancer is the second most common malignancy in Indian women. Objective: To assess the risk factors for breast cancer patients living in Bhopal. Study Design and Method: This case-control study was conducted in Bhopal urban agglomerate for a period of a year from October 2008 to August 2009. Demographic data and reproductive risk factor related information was... Show More

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