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اپیدمیولوژی سرطان معده در شمال غرب ایران

امانی, فیروز and صدرکبیر, محمد and صادقیه اهری, سعید and برزگری, سعید and یزدانبد, عباس and سبزواری, احمد and هادوی, مژگان (1394) اپیدمیولوژی سرطان معده در شمال غرب ایران. Middle East Journal of Cancer ــ 6 (3). pp. 189-193. شاپا 2008-6687

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Epidemiology of Gastric Cancer in Northwest Iran: 2003-2011

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Background: Gastric cancer is the fifth most common cancer in the world and the third leading cause of death from cancer worldwide. This study aims to assess the epidemiology of gastric cancer in Ardabil Province, Iran. Methods: This was a descriptive cross-sectional study performed on 1056 patients with gastric cancer registered in the Ardabil Cancer Registry. Data were collected by a checklist and analyzed by statistical methods in SPSS version 19. Results: Out of 1056 cases, 37% were smokers and 80.9% were illiterate. There were 73.1% male cases. Adenocarcinoma was the most common (89.5%) type of cancer and prevalent in males. The tumors were mostly located in the gastric cardia. Most cases were from rural areas. Conclusion: Results showed that the incidence of gastric cancer in Ardabil Province was higher in males compared to females. Compared to the country standards the incidence of gastric cancer was higher.

Item Type:Article
زبان سند : انگلیسی
نویسنده اول :فیروز امانی
نویسنده :محمد صدرکبیر
نویسنده مسئول :سعید صادقیه اهری
نویسنده :عباس یزدانبد
Additional Information:Indexed in: Scopus, EMBASE, Magiran, ISC, SID
کلیدواژه ها (انگلیسی):Gastric cancer, Adenocarcinoma, Epidemiology, Ardabil
Subjects:WA Public Health > WA. 900 Vital Statistics
WA Public Health > WA. 900 Vital Statistics

WI Digestive System
Divisions:Faculty of Medicine > Department of Pediatrics , Community Medicine
Faculty of Medicine > Department of Internal Medicine , Cardiology , Infectious
ID Code:6817
Deposited By: Dr Firouz Amani
Deposited On:23 Apr 1394 04:15
Last Modified:22 Feb 1399 09:03

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