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Prediagnostic circulating parathyroid hormone concentration and colorectal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort.

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BACKGROUND: Parathyroid hormone (PTH) has been proposed to play a promoting role in carcinogenesis. However, no epidemiologic studies have yet directly investigated its role in colorectal cancer (CRC). METHODS: A case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort was conducted with 1,214 incident, sporadic CRC cases matched to 1,214 controls. Circulating prediagnostic PTH and 25-hydroxy vitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations were measured by e...

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Fedirko, V More by this author
Bueno-de-Mesquita, HB More by this author
Rinaldi, S More by this author
Pischon, T More by this author
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Journal:
Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers and prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology
Volume:
20
Issue:
5
Pages:
767-778
Publication date:
2011-05-05
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EISSN:
1538-7755
ISSN:
1055-9965
URN:
uuid:5f013bdc-dc01-4b01-8a4a-bd294c40e481
Source identifiers:
146650
Local pid:
pubs:146650

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