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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 483623, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/483623
Review Article

Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity, and Gastrointestinal Cancer

Department of Gastroenterology and Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa University, 1750-1 Ikenobe, Miki-cho, Kita-gun, Takamatsu, Kagawa 761-0793, Japan

Received 29 June 2012; Revised 18 November 2012; Accepted 18 November 2012

Academic Editor: Dan L. Dumitrascu

Copyright © 2012 Shintaro Fujihara et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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