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Genetic epidemiologic aspects of gastric cancer in Iceland.

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BACKGROUND: Association between gastric cancer and environmental factors (diet and infections) has been established, and genetic changes are well described in adenocarcinomas of the stomach. Less is known about clinical features of hereditary gastric cancer and whether the disease is associated with family clustering. STUDY DESIGN: Family trees of patients diagnosed with gastric cancer in Iceland between 1955 and 1999 were identified in the Genealogical Database of the University of Iceland....

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Statistics
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Journal of the American College of Surgeons More from this journal
Volume:
195
Issue:
2
Pages:
181-186
Publication date:
2002-08-01
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EISSN:
1879-1190
ISSN:
1072-7515
Language:
English
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uuid:a0cf411b-a762-4d9a-8ad3-2dd9c2694c70
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97694
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2012-12-19

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