Colon Cancer: A Civilization Disorder

@article{Watson2011ColonCA,
  title={Colon Cancer: A Civilization Disorder},
  author={A. Watson and P. Collins},
  journal={Digestive Diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={29},
  pages={222 - 228}
}
Colorectal cancer arises in individuals with acquired or inherited genetic predisposition who are exposed to a range of risk factors. Many of these risk factors are associated with affluent Western societies. More than 95% of colorectal cancers are sporadic, arising in individuals without a significant hereditary risk. Geographic variation in the incidence of colorectal cancer is considerable with a higher incidence observed in the West. Environmental factors contribute substantially to this… Expand
Biology of colorectal cancer
Helicobacter pylori infection and colorectal carcinoma: pathologic aspects.
Combined Lifestyle Factors and Risk of Incident Colorectal Cancer in a Chinese Population
The Many Faces of Colorectal Cancer
Mechanisms Linking Colorectal Cancer to the Consumption of (Processed) Red Meat: A Review
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 95 REFERENCES
Acquired risk factors for colorectal cancer.
  • O. Lin
  • Medicine
  • Methods in molecular biology
  • 2009
Lifestyle, genes, and cancer.
  • Y. Coyle
  • Medicine
  • Methods in molecular biology
  • 2009
Lifestyle factors and Ki-ras mutations in colon cancer tumors.
Alcohol Intake and Colorectal Cancer: A Pooled Analysis of 8 Cohort Studies
Meat consumption and risk of colorectal cancer.
Dietary fiber and the risk of colorectal cancer and adenoma in women.
Markers of insulin resistance and colorectal cancer mortality.
Folate, methionine, and alcohol intake and risk of colorectal adenoma.
Obesity and colorectal adenomatous polyps.
...
1
2
3
4
5
...