Colorectal cancer in rural Nebraska.

  title={Colorectal cancer in rural Nebraska.},
  author={Linda Pickle and Mark H Greene and Regina G. Ziegler and Alejandra Toledo and Robert Hoover and Henry T. Lynch and Joseph F. Jr. Fraumeni},
  journal={Cancer research},
  volume={44 1},
A case-control interview study of colorectal cancer was conducted in two rural counties of eastern Nebraska to determine reasons for the elevated colon cancer mortality rates during 1950 to 1969. Comparison of the information provided by 86 colorectal cancer cases and 176 matched controls (or their next of kin) revealed an increased risk among persons of… CONTINUE READING