Pernicious anemia and subsequent cancer. A population-based cohort study.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Elevated risk of cancers of the stomach, colon, and buccal cavity, as well as of lymphoma and leukemia, have been reported for patients with pernicious anemia in case reports and hospital-based and cross-sectional studies. METHODS A cohort of 2021 men and 2496 women living in the Uppsala health care region in Sweden, discharged with a hospital… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics