Retrospective analysis of 119 small bowel adenocarcinoma in Chinese patients.

@article{Guo2014RetrospectiveAO,
  title={Retrospective analysis of 119 small bowel adenocarcinoma in Chinese patients.},
  author={Xiao-chuan Guo and Zhi-yuan Mao and Dan Su and Li-jie Wang and Ting-ting Zhang and L M Bai},
  journal={Cancer investigation},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={178-83}
}
BACKGROUND Small bowel adenocarcinoma (SBA) is a rare occurrence and few studies have addressed it adequately, especially in China. METHODS Clinicopathological features, survival and prognostic analysis were retrospectively done in SBA patients admitted between 2001 and 2011 in the People's Liberation Army General Hospital. RESULTS The study included 68 men and 51 women with a median age of 56.5 year. Tumors mainly occurred in duodenum (93.3%). Abdominal pain was the most frequent symptom… CONTINUE READING