References

Cancer information / Cancer types / Leukemia - chronic lymphocytic (CLL) / Risks / Reducing your risk

American Cancer Society. (2016). What are the risk factors for chronic lymphocytic leukemia?. Retrieved from: https://www.cancer.org/cancer/chronic-lymphocytic-leukemia/causes-risks-prevention/risk-factors.html.

Castillo JJ, Reagan JL, Ingham RR, Furman M, Dalia S, Merhi B, Nemr S, Zarrabi A, Mitri J.. Obesity but not overweight increases the incidence and mortality of leukemia in adults: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. (2012). Leukemia Research. 36(7):868-875.

Kurtin SE. Leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes. Yarbro, CH, Wujcki D, & Holmes Gobel B. (eds.). (2011). Cancer Nursing: Principles and Practice. (7th Edition). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett. 57: pp. 1369-1398.

Saberi Hosnijeh F, Romieu I, Gallo V, Riboli E, Tjonneland A, Halkjaer J, et al. Anthropometric characteristics and risk of lymphoid and myeloid leukemia in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC). (2013). Cancer Causes and Control. 24(3):427-438.

×
×