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Cancer Causes & Control

, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 435–435 | Cite as

Exposure to traffic emissions throughout life and risk of breast cancer

  • N. M. Perry
  • P. C. Allgood
  • S. W. Duffy
  • K. Mokbel
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Breast Cancer Breast Cancer Risk Mammographic Density Breast Cancer Screening Dense Tissue 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. M. Perry
    • 1
  • P. C. Allgood
    • 1
  • S. W. Duffy
    • 1
  • K. Mokbel
    • 1
  1. 1.The London Breast InstituteThe Princess Grace HospitalLondonUK

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