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Liver cirrhosis, other liver diseases, pancreatitis and subsequent cancer: record linkage study.

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OBJECTIVE: To determine the risk of cancer in cohorts of patients with alcoholic cirrhosis, other alcoholic liver diseases, other and unspecified cirrhosis, primary biliary cirrhosis, viral hepatitis, acute pancreatitis and chronic pancreatitis compared with the risk in a control cohort. METHODS: Analysis of statistical database of linked hospital and mortality data in an area in southern England. RESULTS: Compared with the control cohort, rate ratios were elevated for cancer overall and wer...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
European journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
Volume:
20
Issue:
5
Pages:
384-392
Publication date:
2008-05-05
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EISSN:
1473-5687
ISSN:
0954-691X
URN:
uuid:b66bd15d-ca4b-48a4-8b69-4c1a99dc004a
Source identifiers:
162722
Local pid:
pubs:162722

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