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Body fatness during childhood and adolescence and breast density in young women: A prospective analysis

  • Author(s): Hylton, Nola
  • Bertrand, KA
  • Baer, HJ
  • Orav, EJ
  • Klifa, C
  • Shepherd, JA
  • Van, L
  • Snetselaar, L
  • Stevens, VJ
  • Hylton, NM
  • Dorgan, JF
  • et al.

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© Bertrand 2015 et al.Overweight and obesity in childhood and adolescence are associated with reduced breast cancer risk, independent of adult body mass index (BMI). These associations may be mediated through breast density. Methods: We prospectively exami

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