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Breast cancer epidemiology Epidemiología del cáncer de mama.
204 pts with breast cancer were compared to 208 pts of similar age, with pathologies other than cancer, to assess the frequency of biological and social factors related to breast cancer, in Chilean females. The pts with ...
Analysis of 5382insC (BRCA1) and 6174de1T (BRCA2) mutations in 382 healthy Chilean women with a family history of breast cancer
Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women. Chilean studies reveal that this cancer presents the third highest mortality rate. A family history of breast cancer is one of the major risk factors for the development ...
Cag pathogenicity island of Helicobacter pylori and its association to preneoplastic lesions and gastric cancerEl islote de patogenicidad cag de Helicobacter pylori y su asociación con lesiones preneoplásicas y cáncer gástrico
(Bogotá : Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales, 2018, 2019)
Surgical treatment of colon cancer. Retrospective analysis of 439 patients Resultados del tratamiento quirúrgico del cáncer de colon. Análisis de 439 pacientes
Background: Mortality for colon cancer duplicated in the last 15 years in Chile. Aim: To analyze immediate and late results of surgical treatment of colon cancer. Material and Methods: Retrospective analysis of 439 patients ...
Obesity and cancer in Chile: Estimation of population attributable fractions Obesidad y cáncer en Chile: Estimación de las fracciones atribuibles poblacionales
Background: Obesity is a risk factor for the development of certain types of cancer. Aim: To estimate the proportion of cancers potentially attributable to obesity in men and women in Chile based on the calculation of ...
Association of chili pepper consumption, low socioeconomic status and longstanding gallstones with gallbladder cancer in a Chilean population
We explored the risk factors for gallbladder cancer and explanations for its sharp and constant incidence increase in Chile since the 1970s. We compared 114 consecutive patients with verified gallbladder cancer, diagnosed ...
Emerging roles of the endoplasmic reticulum associated unfolded protein response in cancer cell migration and invasion
(MDPI AG, 2019)
Endoplasmic reticulum (ER) proteostasis is often altered in tumor cells due to intrinsic (oncogene expression, aneuploidy) and extrinsic (environmental) challenges. ER stress triggers the activation of an adaptive response ...
Factors that infuence the incidence of breast cancer in Arica, Chile (Review)
Breast cancer is a common disease estimated to occur in 1 in 9 women over their lifetime. Epidemiological research has identified a number of risk factors for breast cancer. Racial and ethnic differences in breast cancer ...
Long-term survival of patients with stomach cancer treated with subtotal gastrectomy Sobrevida a largo plazo de pacientes con cáncer gástrico sometidos a gastrectomía subtotal.
The aim of this work was to determine the 5 and 12 years survival of 233 patients with gastric cancer subjected to subtotal gastrectomy. Patients with early gastric cancer (n = 51) had a 95% survival and those with ...
Use of opioids in palliative care of children with advanced cancer Uso de opiáceos en niños con cáncer avanzado en cuidados paliativos
(Sociedad Chilena de Pediatria, 2016)
© 2015 Sociedad Chilena de Pediatría. Published por Elsevier España. Introduction Despite advances in the treatment of cancer in paediatric patients, 15% of children die from the illness progression in Chile, and pain is ...