Cancer Causes & Control

, Volume 20, Issue 7, pp 1235–1236 | Cite as

Tonsillectomy may be an indicator of low vitamin D status, a risk factor for cancer later in life

Letter to the Editor



I receive funding from the UV Foundation (McLean, VA), the Vitamin D Society (Canada), and the European Sunlight Association (Brussels).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sunlight, Nutrition, and Health Research Center (SUNARC)San FranciscoUSA

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