The incidence and risk of developing a second primary esophageal cancer in patients with oral and pharyngeal carcinoma: a population-based study in Taiwan over a 25 year period

@inproceedings{Lee2009TheIA,
  title={The incidence and risk of developing a second primary esophageal cancer in patients with oral and pharyngeal carcinoma: a population-based study in Taiwan over a 25 year period},
  author={Kyu Sang Lee and C Lu and Ping-Tsung Chen and Chunghuang Hubert Chan and Jen-Tsun Lin and Cih-En Huang and Chih-Cheng Chen and Min-Chi Chen},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2009}
}
The incidence of oral and pharyngeal (including oral cavity, oropharynx and hypopharynx) carcinoma increases rapidly in Asia and South Pacific because of betel quid chewing. Thus far, large-scale epidemiological studies are not available yet to stratify these patients by their risks of developing a second primary cancer in the digestive tract including esophagus, stomach, colon, and rectum. A population-based study was conducted using the database from the Taiwan National Cancer Registry for… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

Transnasal esophagoscopy in modern head and neck surgery.

Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery • 2015

Second primary malignancies in head and neck cancer patients

Strahlentherapie und Onkologie • 2013
View 3 Excerpts

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 40 references

Human papillomavirus in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma of the high-risk Kazakh ethnic group in Xinjiang, China.

European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology • 2008
View 1 Excerpt

No association of high-risk human papillomavirus with esophageal squamous cell carcinomas among Koreans, as determined by polymerase chain reaction.

Diseases of the esophagus : official journal of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus • 2008
View 1 Excerpt

Risk of second primary cancer among esophageal cancer patients: a pooled analysis of 13 cancer registries.

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology • 2008
View 2 Excerpts

[Detection of human papillomavirus in tissues of esophageal carcinomas by polymerase chain reaction].

Zhonghua shi yan he lin chuang bing du xue za zhi = Zhonghua shiyan he linchuang bingduxue zazhi = Chinese journal of experimental and clinical virology • 2008
View 1 Excerpt

EUROCARE-3: survival of cancer patients diagnosed 1990-94--results and commentary.

Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology • 2003
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…