Autoimmune disease and subsequent risk of developing alimentary tract cancers among 4.5 million US male veterans Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Carcinoma
  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasms
  • Veterans

abstract

  • These findings support the importance of localized inflammation in alimentary tract carcinogenesis. Future research is needed to confirm the findings and improve understanding of underlying mechanisms by which autoimmune diseases contribute to alimentary tract carcinogenesis.

publication date

  • March 15, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3052786

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.25524

PubMed ID

  • 21381009

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1163

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 117

number

  • 6