An examination of birth weight in a Swedish cohort study of 38 566 women showed no significant association between birth weight and endometrial cancer, but supported a protective role for low birth weight for premenopausal breast cancer.
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This work was supported by the grants obtained from the National Cancer Institute (1 U54 CA00100971, 5 RO1 CA89950) and Department of Defence (USAMRMC 00000100093).
- Birth weight
- Breast cancer
- Endometrial cancer