Second primary cancers in patients with tumours of the salivary glands.

@article{Prior1977SecondPC,
  title={Second primary cancers in patients with tumours of the salivary glands.},
  author={Peter Prior and Jennifer Waterhouse},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1977},
  volume={36},
  pages={362 - 368}
}
In a series of patients drawn from the Birmingham Regional Cancer Registry (England) with tumours of the salivary glands, a significant excess of second primary tumours was observed. For females, the excess was found mainly in breast and bronchus and, for males, in prostate and skin. In a parallel series of female breast-cancer patients, the observed number of second primary tumours in salivary glands significantly exceeded expectation. These results support the reported association between… CONTINUE READING

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