Tea consumption: fluid intake and bladder cancer risk in Southern Taiwan.

  title={Tea consumption: fluid intake and bladder cancer risk in Southern Taiwan.},
  author={C M Lu and Shu Lan and Young Hoon Lee and J. K. Huang and Ching-Chang Huang and Chester Chen-Yu Hsieh},
  volume={54 5},
OBJECTIVES To determine whether tea consumption and intake of other beverages increases bladder cancer risk. METHODS A case-control study was conducted in Kaohsiung, Taiwan between August 1996 and June 1997. Index patients studied were consecutive patients with histologically confirmed, newly diagnosed bladder cancer in two major hospitals. For each patient, 4 controls were selected from patients with non-neoplastic and nonurologic diseases undergoing surgical operations in the same hospital… CONTINUE READING


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