Alcohol and risk of breast cancer in Mexican women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Cancer causes & control : CCC, Volume 21, Issue 6, p.863-70 (2010)


2010, Alcohol Drinking, Breast Neoplasms, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Confidence Intervals, diet, Ethanol, Female, folic acid, Humans, Logistic Models, Mexican Americans, Mexico, Neoplasm Staging, Odds Ratio, Public Health Sciences Division, Questionnaires, Risk Factors, Vitamin B 12


Little is known about the relationship between alcohol intake and breast cancer risk among Mexican women. This association may be modified by folate and Vitamin B12.