Body Size and Colorectal Cancer Risk After 16.3 Years of Follow-up: An Analysis From the Netherlands Cohort Study

Laura A. E. Hughes*, Colinda C. J. M. Simons, Piet A. van den Brandt, R. Alexandra (Sandra) Goldbohm, Manon van Engeland, Matty P. Weijenberg

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1127-1139
JournalAmerican Journal of Epidemiology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2011


  • body height
  • body mass index
  • cohort studies
  • colonic neoplasms
  • rectal neoplasms
  • waist circumference

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