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Risk factors with breast cancer among women in Delhi

Risk factors with breast cancer among women in Delhi

Pakseresht, S., Ingle, G. K., Bahadur, A. K., Ramteke, V. K., Singh, M. M., Garg, S., & Agarwal, P. N. (2009). Risk factors with breast cancer among women in Delhi. Indian J Cancer, 46(2), 132-138. Abstract  Background: The incidence of breast cancer is on the rise in India, breast cancer is the second most common malignancy in Indian women. Aim: The aim of this study was to find out the association of various risk factors with breast cancer among women in Delhi. Settings and Design: This was a case-control study in Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi. Methods and Material: 332 women were studied. Subjects were women with breast cancer (N = 115) and age matched Control subjects (N-217) without breast cancer, attending Lok Nayak Hospital during 2006. Subjects were interviewed using a pretested... Show More
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