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A study by US researchers has found that while short-term oral contraceptive use may not be associated with the risk of breast cancer

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Public Health Breast Cancer Experience Study Cancer Risk Significant Interaction 


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    Folger SG, Marchbanks PA, McDonald JA, Bernstein L, Ursin G, Berlin JA, Daling JR, Norman SA, Strom BL, Weiss LK, Simon MS, Burkman RT, Malone KE, Spirtas R.Risk of breast cancer associated with short-term use of oral contraceptives. Cancer Causes and Control 18: 189-198, No. 2, Mar 2007Google Scholar

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