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By Zhang You-Hui (auth.), Professor Dr. med. Gustav Wagner, Professor Zhang You-Hui (eds.)

To stimulate better German-Chinese cooperation within the box of oncology, the Ger­ guy melanoma study heart (DKFZ) carried via a "Chinese-German Sympo­ sium on melanoma of the Liver, the Esophagus, and the Nasopharynx" in Heidelberg from three to five July 1985. those 3 types of melanoma have been selected as they're tremendous infrequent in Europe yet the most usually chanced on types in China. nearly half the approximately 260000 circumstances of fundamental liver melanoma happening every year around the world are chinese language; of the approximately 300000 esophagus cancers taking place every year, greater than part are chinese language; nasopharyngeal melanoma is approximately a hundred instances extra widespread between chinese language humans than in Caucasians. below those situations, it isn't marvelous that the chinese language visitor audio system of the Heidelberg symposium - chosen experts within the 3 subsections of oncolo­ gy pointed out - have been capable of document approximately large studies with sufferer popu­ lations of a dimension rarely that you can think of in Europe. the nice scientific adventure of the chinese language site visitors was once supplemented by way of specific contributions of ecu specialists. therefore, this quantity allows a topical survey of the state-of-the-art in those 3 can­ cers, with subsections of epidemiology, pathology, and medical therapy. The editors desire to thank the Federal Ministry of analysis and expertise (BMFT) for his or her encouragement and direct assist in getting ready and wearing in the course of the symposium, the administration Board of the DKFZ for his or her beneficiant counsel and Springer-Verlag for the e-book and ideal creation of this volume.

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22 Tu Ji-Tao et al. Alcohol Consumption. Residents of Chongming Island prefer to drink a kind of locally made fermented rice wine. 4) was 20% lower than that of the nondrinkers; the difference was not statistically significant. Family Primary Liver Cancer History. 0) was not big enough to draw any conclusions. The HBV carrier rates of each group are listed in the right column of Table 1. From the results mentioned above, the relative risk (RR) of HBV carriers to non carriers was much higher than that of other factors.

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