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Diabète et cancer: une association pernicieuse

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Published in Revue médicale suisse. 2010, vol. 6, no. 252, p. 1193-1194, 1196-1198
Abstract A clear relationship between diabetes and cancer has been demonstrated. An increased incidence of several cancers is observed in diabetic patients, notably pancreatic, hepatic, colo-rectal, breast, urinary tract and endometrial cancer. By contrast a decreased incidence of prostate cancer is observed in diabetes patients implying a protective effect. Multiple potential mechanisms have been proposed but they remain hypothetical.
Keywords Body Mass IndexBreast Neoplasms/epidemiologyColorectal Neoplasms/epidemiologyDiabetes Complications/*epidemiology/physiopathologyDiabetes Mellitus/drug therapy/epidemiologyEndometrial Neoplasms/epidemiologyEvidence-Based MedicineFemaleHumansHypoglycemic Agents/therapeutic useIncidenceLiver Neoplasms/epidemiologyMaleNeoplasms/complications/*epidemiology/physiopathologyObesity/complicationsPancreatic Neoplasms/epidemiologyRisk FactorsSwitzerland/epidemiologyUrologic Neoplasms/epidemiology
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PMID: 20614754
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GARIANI, Karim, TRAN, Christel, PHILIPPE, Jacques. Diabète et cancer: une association pernicieuse. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2010, vol. 6, n° 252, p. 1193-1194, 1196-1198. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:20466

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