Risk factors for cancer of the tongue and the mouth : a case-control study from Northern Italy.
The role of tobacco and alcohol consumption and the frequency of intake of a selected number of indicator foods as causes of cancer were investigated in a case-control study conducted in northern Italy.
One hundred two men with cancer of the tongue, 104 patients with cancer of the mouth, and 726 control subjects (the latter admitted to the hospital for acute nonneoplastic disease without respiratory illness) were interviewed.
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Facteur risque, Régime alimentaire, Cavité buccale, Langue, ORL pathologie, Tabagisme, Alcoolisme, Epidémiologie, Italie, Europe, Nord, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Risk factor, Diet, Oral cavity, Tongue, ENT disease, Tobacco smoking, Alcoholism, Epidemiology, Italy, Europe, North, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0055623
Code Inist : 002B10B01. Création : 199406.