Table 1.

Distribution of case characteristics among 144 gastric cardia adenocarcinoma cases presenting for surgery at Yaocun Commune Hospital in Linxian, China, from October 2006 to March 2007

Characteristicn%
Male gender11681
Married14198
Current smokers96
Ever smokers9566
Current drinkers64
Ever drinkers7049
Family history of cancer3826