Cardia of stomach

Known as: stomach cardia, STOMACH, CARDIA, Pars cardiaca (gaster) 
That part of the STOMACH close to the opening from ESOPHAGUS into the stomach (cardiac orifice), the ESOPHAGOGASTRIC JUNCTION. The cardia is so named… (More)
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2010
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2010
The incidence of gastric cancer is decreasing and lies between 10 and 15 new cases per 100,000 population per year in most… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Fast-food consumption has increased greatly in the USA during the past three decades. However, the effect of fast food… (More)
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2004
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2004
Objectives: To prospectively assess the influence of body mass index (BMI), tobacco, and alcohol on the occurrence of esophageal… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND & AIMS Genetic variations in proinflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokine genes influence individual response to… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Controversy exists about the best surgical treatment for esophageal carcinoma. METHODS We randomly assigned 220… (More)
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND In many western countries an increase in incidence of adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and/or gastric cardia have been… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND Incidence rates for esophageal adenocarcinoma previously were reported to be increasing rapidly, especially among… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Incidence rates for adenocarcinomas of the esophagus and gastric cardia have risen steeply over the last few decades… (More)
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1993
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1993
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic evidence indicates that diets high in fruits and vegetables are associated with a reduced risk of… (More)
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1991
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1991
Analyses of cancer incidence data from nine areas of the United States revealed steadily rising rates from 1976 to 1987 of… (More)
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