Abnormal glucose metabolism and pancreatic cancer mortality.

  title={Abnormal glucose metabolism and pancreatic cancer mortality.},
  author={Susan M. Gapstur and Peter H. Gann and Wendy Lowe and Kiang Liu and Laura Colangelo and Alan Dyer},
  volume={283 19},
CONTEXT Previous studies reported an increased risk of pancreatic cancer among persons with diabetes. Few data exist, however, on the association of postload plasma glucose concentration with pancreatic cancer, which could provide insight into the role of abnormal glucose metabolism in the etiology of pancreatic cancer. OBJECTIVE To determine the independent association between postload plasma glucose concentration and risk of pancreatic cancer mortality among persons without self-reported… CONTINUE READING
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