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World J Gastroenterol. Jan 7, 2007; 13(1): 146-151
Published online Jan 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i1.146
Malignancy and mortality in a population-based cohort of patients with coeliac disease or ‘gluten sensitivity’
LA Anderson, SA McMillan, RGP Watson, P Monaghan, AT Gavin, C Fox, LJ Murray
LA Anderson, P Monaghan, LJ Murray, Queen’s University Belfast, Centre for Clinical and Population Sciences, Belfast, United Kingdom
SA McMillan, Royal Group of Hospitals, Regional Immunology Service, Belfast, United Kingdom
RGP Watson, Royal Group of Hospitals, Institute of Clinical Science, Belfast, United Kingdom.
AT Gavin, C Fox, Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland Cancer Registry, Belfast, United Kingdom
Author contributions: All authors contributed equally to the work.
Supported by the Research and Development Office, Northern Ireland who funded Dr. Anderson to undertake the research through the Ireland-Northern Ireland-National Cancer Institute Cancer Consortium Cancer Prevention Fellowship Programme. The Northern Ireland Cancer Registry is funded by the Department of Health, Social Services & Public Safety Northern Ireland
Correspondence to: Dr. Lesley A Anderson, Centre for Clinical and Population Sciences, Mulhouse Building, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, United Kingdom,
Telephone: +44-28-90632602 Fax: +44-28-90231907
Received: September 9, 2006
Revised: October 8, 2006
Accepted: October 23, 2006
Published online: January 7, 2007
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