Fetal Growth and Subsequent Maternal Risk of Colorectal Cancer.

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High birth weight has been associated with subsequent increased risk of breast cancer in the infant's mother, possibly related to maternal estrogen and growth factor pathways. However, its association with maternal risk of colorectal cancer, the third most common cancer among women, is unknown.

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  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1184-1189
JournalCancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention
Volume24
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes