Selenium is inversely associated with bladder cancer risk: a report from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer.

@article{Kellen2006SeleniumII,
  title={Selenium is inversely associated with bladder cancer risk: a report from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer.},
  author={Eliane Kellen and Maurice P. A. Zeegers and Frank Buntinx},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={1180-4}
}
AIM Selenium is an essential trace element with suspected anticarcinogenic properties in humans. To date, eight epidemiological studies have examined the association between serum selenium concentration and bladder cancer risk. METHODS The authors carried out a population case-control study in 178 cases and 362 controls to assess the relationship between bladder cancer risk and selenium serum concentrations. Unconditional logistic regression was calculated to determine odds ratios (OR) for… CONTINUE READING