Global patterns of cardia and non-cardia gastric cancer incidence in 2012.

  title={Global patterns of cardia and non-cardia gastric cancer incidence in 2012.},
  author={Amy Colquhoun and Melina Arnold and Jacques Ferlay and Karen Jean Goodman and David Forman and Isabelle Soerjomataram},
  volume={64 12},
OBJECTIVE Globally, gastric cancer incidence shows remarkable international variation and demonstrates distinct characteristics by the two major topographical subsites, cardia (CGC) and non-cardia (NCGC). Because global incidence estimates by subsite are lacking, we aimed to describe the worldwide incidence patterns of CGC and NCGC separately. DESIGN Using Cancer Incidence in Five Continents Volume X (CI5X), we ascertained the proportions of CGC and NCGC by country, sex and age group (<65 and… CONTINUE READING


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