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Explaining variance in the cumulus mammographic measures that predict breast cancer risk: a twins and sisters study.
|Title||Explaining variance in the cumulus mammographic measures that predict breast cancer risk: a twins and sisters study.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Nguyen TL, Schmidt DF, Makalic E, Dite GS, Stone J, Apicella C, Bui M, Macinnis RJ, Odefrey F, Cawson JN, Treloar SA, Southey MC, Giles GG, Hopper JL|
|Journal||Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology|
|Date Published||2013 Dec|
Mammographic density, the area of the mammographic image that appears white or bright, predicts breast cancer risk. We estimated the proportions of variance explained by questionnaire-measured breast cancer risk factors and by unmeasured residual familial factors.
|Alternate Journal||Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev.|