ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE GASTRO-OESOPHAGEAL JUNCTION IN ENGLAND AND WALES: INCIDENCE AND EFFECT OF ACCURACY OF CANCER REGISTRATION
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BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Substantial changes have occurred in the epidemiology of esophageal adenocarcinoma. We examined trends in incidence in a large national population. METHODS: All esophageal adenocarcinomas registered in England and Wales over a 31-year period (1971â€“2001) were...
- Prevalence of Barrett's esophagus and expression of mucin antigens detected by a panel of monoclonal antibodies in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma in Japan. Azuma, Naoki; Endo, Takao; Arimura, Yoshiaki; Motoya, Satoshi; Itoh, Fumio; Hinoda, Yuji; Irimura, Tatsuro; Hosokawa, Masao; Imai, Kohzoh // Journal of Gastroenterology;2000, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p583
Abstract: Barrett's esophagus (BE) is an acquired disorder associated with a high incidence of adenocarcinoma of the lower esophagus. Moreover, it has been reported that short-segment BE may be associated with adenocarcinoma of the esophagogastric junction. The objective of this study was to...
- Leukotriene A[sub 4] Hydrolase in Rat and Human Esophageal Adenocarcinomas and Inhibitory Effects of Bestatin. Xiaoxin Chen; Ning Li; Shah, Keerti V.; Anastos, Kathryn; Klein, Robert S.; Minkoff, Howard; Duerr, Ann; Massad, L. Stewart; Celentano, David D.; Hall, Charles; Fazzari, Melissa; Cu-Uvin, Susan; Bacon, Melanie; Schuman, Paula; Levine, Alexandra M.; Durante, Amanda J.; Gange, Stephen; Melnick, Sandra; Burk, Robert D. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;7/16/2003, Vol. 95 Issue 14, p1053
Background.' Esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) is increasing at the most rapid rate of any cancer in the United States. An esophagogastroduodenal anastomosis (EGDA) surgical model in rats mimics human gastroesophageal reflux and results in EAC. Leukotriene A[sub 4] hydrolase (LTA[sub 4]H), a...
- SWOG S0356: Combination therapy failed to meet endpoint in esophageal adenocarcinoma. // Hem/Onc Today;11/25/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p9
The article presents a study that examined the pathologic complete response of the SWOG S0356 combination treatment for patients with esophageal adenocarcinoma.
- Carcinoma of the oesophagus. Seitz, J F; Sarradet, A; François, E; Jacob, J H; Ollivier, J M; Rougier, P; Roussel, A // British Journal of Cancer;5/2/2001 Supplement 2, Vol. 84, p61
Studies the treatment for adenocarcinoma of esophagus which is the fourth commonest cause of death in France as of May 2, 2001. Histopathological study of biopsies taken by oesophagogastric fibroscopy; Use of radiotherapy and chemotherapy for the surgery.
- Expression of sulfated carbohydrate chain and core peptides of mucin detected by monoclonal antibodies in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma. Endo, Takao; Tamaki, Kazuhiro; Arimura, Yoshiaki; Itoh, Fumio; Hinoda, Yuji; Hareyama, Masato; Irimura, Tatsuro; Fujita, Masahiro; Imai, Kohzoh // Journal of Gastroenterology;1998, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p811
Abstract: Columnar epithelium-lined esophagus (Barrett's esophagus) is an acquired disorder associated with a high incidence of adenocarcinoma of the lower esophagus. Columnar epithelium resembling intestinal metaplasia (IM) is especially important, since it is considered to be a premalignant...
- Correction. // Gut;Dec2013, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p1820
A correction to the article "A global assessment of the oesophageal adenocarcinoma epidemic" that was published in the 2013 issue is presented.
- Risk of adenocarcinomas of the oesophagus and gastric cardia in patients hospitalized for asthma. Ye, W; Chow, W-H; Lagergren, J; Boffetta, P; Boman, G; Adami, H-O; Nyrén, O // British Journal of Cancer;11/1/2001, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p1317
In the first cohort study of the question we followed 92 986 (42 663 men and 50 323 women) adult patients hospitalized for asthma in Sweden from 1965 to 1994 for an average of 8.5 years to evaluate their risk of oesophageal and gastric cardia adenocarcinoma. Standardized incidence ratio (SIR)...
- The prognostic effect of ethnicity for gastric and esophageal cancer: the population-based experience in British Columbia, Canada. Bashash, Morteza; Hislop, T. Greg; Shah, Amil M.; Le, Nhu; Brooks-Wilson, Angela; Bajdik, Chris D. // BMC Cancer;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p164
Background: Gastric and esophageal cancers are among the most lethal human malignancies. Their epidemiology is geographically diverse. This study compares the survival of gastric and esophageal cancer patients among several ethnic groups including Chinese, South Asians, Iranians and Others in...