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Height, adiposity and body fat distribution and breast density in young women

  • Author(s): Hylton, Nola
  • Dorgan, JF
  • Klifa, C
  • Shepherd, JA
  • Egleston, BL
  • Kwiterovich, PO
  • Himes, JH
  • Gabriel, KP
  • Horn, LV
  • Snetselaar, LG
  • Stevens, VJ
  • et al.

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http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3680938?pdf=render
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Abstract

Introduction: Breast density is one of the strongest risk factors for breast cancer, but determinants of breast density in young women remain largely unknown.Methods: Associations of height, adiposity and body fat distribution with percentage dense breast

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