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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 2521
Country/Territory Germany
Received
2013-02-26 09:11
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2013-02-26 16:27
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2013-03-18 15:50
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2013-06-05 09:05
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2013-09-17 09:46
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2013-09-17 11:28
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2013-12-08 11:45
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2014-01-20 16:41
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Autobiography
Article Title Clinically detected gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors are on the rise: Epidemiological changes in Germany
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Hans Scherübl, Brigitte Streller, Roland Stabenow, Hermann Herbst, Michael Höpfner, Christoph Schwertner, Joachim Steinberg, Jan Eick, Wanda Ring, Krishna Tiwari and Sören M Zappe
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Corresponding author Dr. Hans Scherübl, Professor, Klinik für Gastroenterologie, GI Onkologie und Infektiologie, Vivantes Klinikum Am Urban, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Charité Dieffenbachstrasse 1, 10967 Berlin, Germany. hans.scheruebl@vivantes.de
Keywords Neuroendocrine; Tumor; Epidemiology; Gastrinoma; Insulinoma; Endoscopy; German history; Reunification; Second malignancy
Core Tip Modern endoscopic and radiological tumor imaging have been implicated in the rise of the incidence of detected neuroendocrine tumors (NET) in Western countries. The particularities of German history, which resulted in two German states with two different health care systems from 1949-1989, allowed to study the epidemiological changes of NET in Germany on the background of two health care systems in 1949-1989. The number of detected gastroenteropancreatic-NET increased about 5-fold between 1976 and 2006. Most likely, the general availability of endoscopy after German reunification contributed to the major rise in frequency of detected rectal, gastric and duodenal NET in the new federal states of reunified Germany.
Publish Date 2014-01-20 16:41
Citation Scherübl H, Streller B, Stabenow R, Herbst H, Höpfner M, Schwertner C, Steinberg J, Eick J, Ring W, Tiwari K, Zappe SM. Clinically detected gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors are on the rise: Epidemiological changes in Germany. World J Gastroenterol 2013; 19(47): 9012-9019
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v19/i47/9012.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v19.i47.9012
Full Article (PDF) WJG-19-9012.pdf
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