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Digestive tumours in Latin America

21 Dec 2016
Guest Editors: Christian Caglevic and Mauricio Mahave

This special issue focuses on the challenges faced in Latin America due to its high prevalence of digestive tract neoplasias.  There has been a steady increase in the incidence and mortality of gastric cancer in the region linked to economic growth and populations that are living longer and consuming more red meat and related products.

The five original articles in this issue represent significant contributions to a complex and extremely important field. They are all available in both Spanish and English.

Read the full editorial

Watch Dr Christian Caglevic discuss the importance of this special issue.

Special Issue Articles

Christian Caglevic, Shirley Silva, Mauricio Mahave, Javiera Torres, Christian Rolfo, Jorge Gallardo, Paula Carrasco
Christian Caglevic, Shirley Silva, Mauricio Mahave, Javiera Torres, Christian Rolfo, Jorge Gallardo, Paula Carrasco
Christian Caglevic, Shirley Silva, Mauricio Mahave, Christian Rolfo, Jorge Gallardo
Sebastián Mondaca, Valentina Hornig, Pablo Munoz-Schuffenegger, Francisco Acevedo, Marcelo Garrido, Bruno Nervi
Sebastián Mondaca, Valentina Hornig, Pablo Munoz-Schuffenegger, Francisco Acevedo, Marcelo Garrido, Bruno Nervi