In two case-control studies from Italy covering 3533 cases of colorectal cancer and 7062 hospital controls, the odds ratios were 1.04 after cholecystectomy for colorectal, 1.08 for colon and 1.03 for rectal cancers. The results did not differ significantly by gender, colon subsite or time since diagnosis.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||British Journal of Cancer|
|Publication status||Published - May 4 2004|
- Colorectal cancer
- Risk factors
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Cancer Research