The Risk of Ovarian Cancer Increases with an Increase in the Lifetime Number of Ovulatory Cycles: An Analysis from the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium (OC3)

Britton Trabert*, Shelley S. Tworoger, Katie M. O'Brien, Mary K. Townsend, Renee T. Fortner, Edwin S. Iversen, Patricia Hartge, Emily White, Pilar Amiano, Alan A. Arslan, Leslie Bernstein, Louise A. Brinton, Julie E. Buring, Laure Dossus, Gary E. Fraser, Mia M. Gaudet, Graham G. Giles, Inger T. Gram, Holly R. Harris, Judith Hoffman BoltonAnnika Idahl, Michael E. Jones, Rudolf Kaaks, Victoria A. Kirsh, Synnove F. Knutsen, Marina Kvaskoff, James Lacey, I-Min Lee, Roger L. Milne, N. Charlotte Onland-Moret, Kim Overvad, Alpa Patel, Ulrike Peters, Jenny N. Poynter, Elio Riboli, Kim Robien, Thomas E. Rohan, Dale P. Sandler, Catherine Schairer, Leo J. Schouten, Veronica W. Setiawan, Anthony J. Swerdlow, Ruth C. Travis, Antonia Trichopoulou, Piet A. van den Brandt, Kala Visvanathan, Lynne R. Wilkens, Alicja Wolk, Anne Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, Nicolas Wentzensen, Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium OC3

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1210-1218
Number of pages9
JournalCancer Research
Volume80
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2020

Keywords

  • INCESSANT OVULATION
  • REPRODUCTIVE FACTORS
  • ORAL-CONTRACEPTIVES
  • MUTANT P53
  • OVEREXPRESSION
  • CARCINOGENESIS
  • INFLAMMATION
  • HYPOTHESIS
  • CARCINOMA
  • ANDROGENS

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Trabert, B., Tworoger, S. S., O'Brien, K. M., Townsend, M. K., Fortner, R. T., Iversen, E. S., Hartge, P., White, E., Amiano, P., Arslan, A. A., Bernstein, L., Brinton, L. A., Buring, J. E., Dossus, L., Fraser, G. E., Gaudet, M. M., Giles, G. G., Gram, I. T., Harris, H. R., ... Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium OC3 (2020). The Risk of Ovarian Cancer Increases with an Increase in the Lifetime Number of Ovulatory Cycles: An Analysis from the Ovarian Cancer Cohort Consortium (OC3). Cancer Research, 80(5), 1210-1218. https://doi.org/10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-19-2850