Nutrition and bladder cancer

  title={Nutrition and bladder cancer},
  author={Caxlo La Vecchia and Eva Negri},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
Epidemiologic evidence on the relation between nutrition and bladder cancer is reviewed. A role of diet and nutrition in bladder carcinogenisis is plausible since most substances or metabolites, including carcinogens, are excreted through the urinary tract. Ecologic studies on populations have found positive correlations between fats and oils and bladder cancer, but these are reflected only partly in the international differences in bladder cancer rates, which are systematically higher in… CONTINUE READING
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