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Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of gastric adenocarcinoma: a reanalysis of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST) study after a longer follow-up.

Abstract:

In a previous European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC) analysis, we found an inverse association between total intake of vegetables, onion and garlic, and risk of intestinal gastric cancer (GC) and between citrus fruit and risk of cardia GC. The aim of this study is to reanalyze the effect of fruit and vegetables (FandV), based on a longer follow-up and twice the number of GC cases. Subjects are 477,312 men and women mostly aged 35 to 70 years participating in the E...

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10.1002/ijc.27565

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Gonzalez, CA More by this author
Lujan-Barroso, L More by this author
Bueno-de-Mesquita, HB More by this author
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Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer
Volume:
131
Issue:
12
Pages:
2910-2919
Publication date:
2012-12-05
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
URN:
uuid:e027933c-8b31-401b-9df9-cfee147da159
Source identifiers:
329435
Local pid:
pubs:329435

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