Diabetes mellitus in long-term survivors of childhood cancer - Increased risk associated with radiation therapy: A report for the childhood cancer survivor study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Neoplasms
  • Radiation Injuries
  • Survivors

abstract

  • Childhood cancer survivors treated with total body or abdominal irradiation have an increased risk of diabetes that appears unrelated to body mass index or physical inactivity.

publication date

  • August 10, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3529471

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinternmed.2009.209

PubMed ID

  • 19667301

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1381

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 169

number

  • 15