Skin cancers

Omega-3 may be protective against NMSC in transplant recipients

Relatively high intakes of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) can reduce the risk of non-melanoma skin cancers (NMSC) in adult solid organ transplant recipients. A Queensland-led observational study followed 449 kidney or liver transplant recipients recruited between 2012 and 2014 and followed until mid-2016. Patients were mostly male (64%) with a median age of 55 ...

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