Increasing incidence of adenocarcinoma of the gastric cardia and adjacent sites.

@article{Powell1990IncreasingIO,
  title={Increasing incidence of adenocarcinoma of the gastric cardia and adjacent sites.},
  author={Jeffrey Powell and Chris C McConkey},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1990},
  volume={62},
  pages={440 - 443}
}
Data in a regional cancer registry covering a population of 5 million and with an efficiency of registration of over 95% have been used to examine incidence trends in oesophageal and gastric carcinoma. In the West Midlands Region of the UK, during the period 1962 to 1981 the age standardised incidence of gastric carcinoma decreased by 20%. However, an… CONTINUE READING