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dc.contributor.authorBao, Ying
dc.contributor.authorSpiegelman, Donna
dc.contributor.authorLi, Ruifeng
dc.contributor.authorGiovannucci, Edward
dc.contributor.authorFuchs, Charles S.
dc.contributor.authorMichaud, Dominique S.
dc.date.accessioned2019-09-21T16:10:14Z
dc.date.issued2010
dc.identifier.citationBao, Ying, Donna Spiegelman, Ruifeng Li, Edward Giovannucci, Charles S. Fuchs, and Dominique S. Michaud. 2010. “History of Peptic Ulcer Disease and Pancreatic Cancer Risk in Men.” Gastroenterology 138 (2): 541–49. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2009.09.059.
dc.identifier.issn0016-5085
dc.identifier.issn1528-0012
dc.identifier.urihttp://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.InstRepos:41384609*
dc.description.abstractBACKGROUND and AIMS: Peptic ulcer disease has been associated with an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, but findings on this topic are inconsistent. We investigated the association between pancreatic cancer and the occurrence of gastric or duodenal ulcer in a large US cohort. METHODS: We analyzed data collected from 51,529 male health professionals in a prospective cohort study. History of peptic ulcer disease was assessed at baseline in 1986 and updated biennially thereafter. Relative risks (RRs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) were estimated using Cox proportional hazards models adjusting for smoking, body mass index, diabetes, and physical activity. RESULTS: During 18 years of follow-up evaluation, we observed 274 incident pancreatic cancer cases. Compared with those with report of no peptic ulcer disease, men with gastric ulcer had an increased risk of pancreatic cancer (RR, 1.83; 95% CI, 1.13-2.97). Although the risk was highest for those with a diagnosis of gastric ulcer that was close in time to the cancer diagnosis (RR, 3.66; 95% CI, 1.45-9.24), the risk remained significantly increased 10-19 years after the gastric ulcer diagnosis (RR, 2.89; 95% CI, 1.26-6.64). In contrast, duodenal ulcer was not associated with pancreatic cancer risk (RR, 1.15; 95% CI, 0.78-1.71). CONCLUSIONS: Gastric ulcer increases the risk of pancreatic cancer, whereas there does not appear to be an association between duodenal ulcers and pancreatic cancer.
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherElsevier
dash.licenseLAA
dc.titleHistory of peptic ulcer disease and pancreatic cancer risk in men
dc.typeJournal Article
dc.description.versionAccepted Manuscript
dc.relation.journalGastroenterology
dash.depositing.authorSpiegelman, Donna::37eeac21962b33e4e46e7aedde542849::600
dc.date.available2019-09-21T16:10:14Z
dash.workflow.comments1Science Serial ID 34536
dc.identifier.doi10.1053/j.gastro.2009.09.059
dash.source.volume138;2
dash.source.page541


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