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Prostate cancer epidemiology.
Prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer among men in most western populations, and it is the second leading cause of cancer death among U.S. men. Despite its high morbidity, the etiology… Expand
International trends and patterns of prostate cancer incidence and mortality
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in western men, and incidence is rising rapidly in most countries, including low‐risk populations. Age‐adjusted incidence and mortality rates… Expand
Prostate cancer screening in the randomized Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial: mortality results after 13 years of follow-up.
- G. Andriole, E. Crawford, +21 authors P. Prorok
- Journal of the National Cancer Institute
- 18 January 2012
BACKGROUND The prostate component of the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial was undertaken to determine whether there is a reduction in prostate cancer mortality… Expand
Risk factors for intrahepatic and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in the United States: a population-based case-control study.
- T. Welzel, B. Graubard, +4 authors K. McGlynn
- Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the…
- 1 October 2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS Intrahepatic and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas are rare and highly malignant cancers of the bile duct. Although the incidence of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ECC) has… Expand
International trends and patterns of primary liver cancer
- K. McGlynn, L. Tsao, A. Hsing, S. Devesa, J. Fraumeni
- International journal of cancer
- 15 October 2001
Primary liver cancer (PLC) is common in many areas of the developing world, but uncommon in most of the developed world. Some evidence suggests, however, that the global pattern of PLC may be… Expand
Obesity, metabolic syndrome, and prostate cancer.
Although obesity has been consistently linked to an increased risk of several malignancies, including cancers of the colon, gallbladder, kidney, and pancreas, its role in prostate cancer etiology… Expand
Body size and serum levels of insulin and leptin in relation to the risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
- Sara E Dahle, A. Chokkalingam, Y. Gao, J. Deng, F. Stanczyk, A. Hsing
- The Journal of urology
- 1 August 2002
PURPOSE Obesity has been implicated in the etiology of benign and malignant prostatic growth due to its influence on metabolic and endocrine changes. Because obesity is an important determinant of… Expand
Persistence of type-specific human papillomavirus infection among cytologically normal women.
Soy and isoflavone consumption in relation to prostate cancer risk in China.
- M. Lee, S. Gomez, J. Chang, Mercy Wey, Run-tian Wang, A. Hsing
- Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a…
- 1 July 2003
This case-control study in China evaluated the effect of soy food consumption and isoflavones (genistein and daidzein) on the risk of prostate cancer. One hundred and thirty-three cases and 265 age-… Expand
Obesity, Diabetes, and Risk of Prostate Cancer: Results from the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial
- Z. Gong, M. Neuhouser, +8 authors A. Kristal
- Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention
- 1 October 2006
Studies on the relationship between obesity and prostate cancer incidence are inconsistent. In part, this inconsistency may be due to a differential effect of obesity on low-grade and high-grade… Expand