European multi-centre study on coeliac disease and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

  title={European multi-centre study on coeliac disease and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Luisa Mearin and Carlo Catassi and Nicole Brousse and Ronald Brand and Pekka Collin and Elisabetta Fabiani and Joachim J. Schweizer and Mohamed Abuzakouk and Hania Szajewska and Claes Hallert and Carme Farr{\'e} Masip and Geoffrey K T Holmes},
  journal={European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology},
  volume={18 2},
INTRODUCTION Coeliac disease (CD) is associated with an increased risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), but there is little information about whether this is true for clinically silent CD. OBJECTIVE To investigate the frequency of CD in two European populations; one with NHL and another derived from the general population. METHODS A prospective, multi-centre, case-control study in 10 European countries was conducted between May 1998 and April 2001. A total of 1446 consecutive patients with… CONTINUE READING

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