Secondary prevention of gastric cancer

Rugge, Massimo
December 2007
Gut;Dec2007, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p1646
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study on the decreasing prevalence of gastric precancerous lesions. According to the research, the disease usually occur during the second half of life and is declining in the western areas, However, Asian and South-American countries still face the oncological problem of advanced gastric tumor occurrence.


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