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Greater height in women linked to breast cancer risk

Miriam Davis, PhD   |   Clinical Summary   |   12 October 2022
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Takeaway

  • A new retrospective cohort study of 135,741 women in Germany found that the risk for breast cancer is 18% higher for every 10 cm increase in height. The finding is consistent in magnitude with that of other studies.

Background

  • A large evidence base has already reported a significant positive association...

          

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