• Birth defects linked to greater risk of cancer in later life

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    People born with major birth defects face a higher risk of cancer throughout life, although the relative risk is greatest in childhood and then declines, finds a new study.
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  • Birth Defects' Cancer Risk Persists Into Adulthood

    Birth Defects' Cancer Risk Persists Into Adulthood

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    Children with major birth defects had an elevated risk of cancer that persisted into adulthood, a large retrospective cohort study showed.
    Overall, 3.5% of 62,295 patients with cancer had major birth defects, compared with 2...
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