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Contraceptive pill associated with increased prostate cancer risk worldwide

Image via Wikipedia ABSTRACTBackground: Several recent studies have suggested that oestrogen exposure may increase the risk of prostate cancer (PCa).Objectives: To examine associations between PCa incidence and mortality and population-based use of oral contraceptives (OCs). It was hypothesised that OC … Continue reading

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