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BMI, BP Don't Up Prostate Cancer Risk

October 22, 2012— Metabolic factors did not increase the risk of prostate cancer but modestly raised the risk of prostate cancer mortality, results of a large cohort study showed.

Blood pressure, body mass index (BMI), and cholesterol level had no association with prostate cancer, nor did the composite z-score for combined metabolic risk factors.

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