Prevalence patterns of gastric cancers in Turkey: Model of a developing country with high occurrence of Helicobacter pylori


Bor S. , Vardar R. , ORMECI N., MEMIK F., SULEYMANLAR I., OGUZ D., et al.

JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, cilt.22, ss.2242-2245, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2006.04737.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.2242-2245

Özet

Aim: In developed countries, there has been a recent increase in the prevalence of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and cardia, along with a decrease in distal gastric cancers. Little is known regarding the prevalence of these diseases in developing countries. The aim of the present study was to evaluate changes in the prevalence of gastric adenocarcinomas in Turkey as a function of anatomic location.