Pancreatic cancer: A review of epidemiology, trend, and risk factors
Jian-Xiong Hu, Yan-Ya Lin, Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Affiliated Hospital of Putian University, Putian 351100, Fujian Province, China
Cheng-Fei Zhao, School of Pharmacy and Medical Technology, Putian University, Putian 351100, Fujian Province, China
Cheng-Fei Zhao, Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Analysis and Laboratory Medicine in University of Fujian Province, Putian University, Putian 351100, Fujian Province, China
Wen-Biao Chen, Department of Basic Medicine, Quanzhou Medical College, Quanzhou 362011, Fujian Province, China
Qi-Cai Liu, Department of Reproductive Medicine Centre, First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Qu-Wen Li, Department of Priority Laboratory for Zoonoses Research, Fujian Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Fuzhou 350001, Fujian Province, China
Feng Gao, Department of Pathology, First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou 350005, Fujian Province, China
Author contributions: Hu JX mainly wrote this paper; Zhao CF designed and wrote this paper; Gao F and Chen WB checked and proofread this paper; Liu QC, Li QW, and Lin YY searched the related literature and information for this paper; all authors have read and approved the final manuscript.
Supported by Fujian Province Medical Health Young and Middle-aged Talents Training Project, No. 2020GGA079; National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81572442; and Natural Science Foundation of Fujian Province, No. 2018J01195.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All the authors of this paper declare that there is no conflict of interest to declare.
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Corresponding author: Cheng-Fei Zhao, MD, Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy and Medical Technology, Putian University, No. 1133 Xueyuan Road, Chengxiang District, Putian 351100, Fujian Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 8, 2021
Peer-review started: February 8, 2021
First decision: March 6, 2021
Revised: March 18, 2021
Accepted: June 15, 2021
Article in press: June 15, 2021
Published online: July 21, 2021