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Abdominal obesity, weight gain during adulthood and risk of liver and biliary tract cancer in a European cohort.

Abstract:

General obesity has been positively associated with risk of liver and probably with biliary tract cancer, but little is known about abdominal obesity or weight gain during adulthood. We used multivariable Cox proportional hazard models to investigate associations between weight, body mass index, waist and hip circumference, waist-to-hip and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR), weight change during adulthood and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), intrahepatic (IBDC) and extrahepatic bile duct sy...

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10.1002/ijc.27645

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Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer
Volume:
132
Issue:
3
Pages:
645-657
Publication date:
2013-02-05
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
URN:
uuid:796e834f-8eb1-490a-baf1-97d4381f8c3b
Source identifiers:
340145
Local pid:
pubs:340145

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