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Table 2.

RR estimates associated with each extra 20 food item servings per month during adolescence (categorical shift) among 269 testicular cancer cases and 797 matching controls

Food itemComplete study [269:797 (cases/controls)]
Seminoma [170:725 (cases/controls)]
Nonseminoma [99:682 (cases/controls)]
RR* (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)
Diet at age 17 y    
    Meat 1.25 (0.97-1.62) 1.31 (0.97-1.78) 1.00 (0.67-1.49) 
Dairy products    
    Milk 1.37 (1.12-1.68) 1.66 (1.30-2.12) 0.96 (0.70-1.31) 
    Low-fat milk 1.25 (0.97-1.62) 1.38 (1.03-1.86) 0.99 (0.64-1.53) 
    Yoghurt 0.82 (0.62-1.08) 0.77 (0.55-1.07) 0.82 (0.54-1.24) 
    Cream 1.31 (0.90-1.92) 1.55 (1.01-2.38) 0.92 (0.47-1.79) 
    Cheese (on servings) 1.42 (0.94-2.16) 1.35 (0.81-2.25) 1.60 (0.86-2.97) 
    Cheese (spread) 1.27 (0.99-1.63) 1.35 (1.00-1.81) 1.11 (0.75-1.64) 
Salad and fruits    
    Salad 0.66 (0.49-0.91) 0.64 (0.44-0.94) 0.77 (0.48-1.26) 
    Apples 0.76 (0.58-1.00) 0.75 (0.54-1.04) 0.93 (0.61-1.42) 
    Oranges 0.83 (0.58-1.18) 0.71 (0.46-1.12) 1.11 (0.67-1.83) 
Food itemComplete study [269:797 (cases/controls)]
Seminoma [170:725 (cases/controls)]
Nonseminoma [99:682 (cases/controls)]
RR* (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)
Diet at age 17 y    
    Meat 1.25 (0.97-1.62) 1.31 (0.97-1.78) 1.00 (0.67-1.49) 
Dairy products    
    Milk 1.37 (1.12-1.68) 1.66 (1.30-2.12) 0.96 (0.70-1.31) 
    Low-fat milk 1.25 (0.97-1.62) 1.38 (1.03-1.86) 0.99 (0.64-1.53) 
    Yoghurt 0.82 (0.62-1.08) 0.77 (0.55-1.07) 0.82 (0.54-1.24) 
    Cream 1.31 (0.90-1.92) 1.55 (1.01-2.38) 0.92 (0.47-1.79) 
    Cheese (on servings) 1.42 (0.94-2.16) 1.35 (0.81-2.25) 1.60 (0.86-2.97) 
    Cheese (spread) 1.27 (0.99-1.63) 1.35 (1.00-1.81) 1.11 (0.75-1.64) 
Salad and fruits    
    Salad 0.66 (0.49-0.91) 0.64 (0.44-0.94) 0.77 (0.48-1.26) 
    Apples 0.76 (0.58-1.00) 0.75 (0.54-1.04) 0.93 (0.61-1.42) 
    Oranges 0.83 (0.58-1.18) 0.71 (0.46-1.12) 1.11 (0.67-1.83) 
*

All RR estimates and 95% CIs are based on the matched evaluation and are adjusted for highest professional degree and self-reported height 1 year before interview.

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