H Hjalgrim

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Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer and diabetes--a follow-up study of two population-based cohorts of diabetic patients
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 241:471-5. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of second cancers in classical Kaposi's sarcoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 73:840-3. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Analysis of FMR1 (CGG)n alleles and FRAXA microsatellite haplotypes in the population of Greenland: implications for the population of the New World from Asia
    L A Larsen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Hum Genet 7:771-7. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of Hodgkin's disease and other cancers after infectious mononucleosis
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1522-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-melanoma skin cancer may be a marker of poor prognosis in patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 85:639-42. 2000
  6. pmc Recent increase in the incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among young men and women in Denmark
    H Hjalgrim
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Seruminstitut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 73:951-4. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk in a cohort of polio patients
    N M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 92:605-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for Kaposi's-sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV/HHV-8) seropositivity in a cohort of homosexual men, 1981-1996
    M Melbye
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 77:543-8. 1998
  9. doi request reprint Antibiotic use and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphomas
    M L H Rasmussen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 131:E1158-65. 2012
  10. pmc High incidence of classical Kaposi's sarcoma in Iceland and the Faroe Islands
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 77:1190-3. 1998

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer and diabetes--a follow-up study of two population-based cohorts of diabetic patients
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 241:471-5. 1997
    ..To study the occurrence of cancer amongst patients with diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk of second cancers in classical Kaposi's sarcoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 73:840-3. 1997
    ..The high relative risk of malignant lymphoma immediately after KS was based on a limited number of cases, and this observation is unlikely to indicate a common etiology...
  3. ncbi request reprint Analysis of FMR1 (CGG)n alleles and FRAXA microsatellite haplotypes in the population of Greenland: implications for the population of the New World from Asia
    L A Larsen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Hum Genet 7:771-7. 1999
    ..Thus the data confirm the Asian origin of the Greenlandic (Eskimo) population and indicates that some (CGG)n alleles have remained stable for 15-30,000 years, since the population of the New World arrived from Asia via the Bering Strait...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of Hodgkin's disease and other cancers after infectious mononucleosis
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1522-8. 2000
    ..In addition, the general cancer profile among patients who have had infectious mononucleosis has been sparsely studied...
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-melanoma skin cancer may be a marker of poor prognosis in patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 85:639-42. 2000
    ..If substantiated in other settings, NHL patients with prior non-melanoma skin cancer may constitute a subgroup of lymphoma patients in need of particular therapeutic attention...
  6. pmc Recent increase in the incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among young men and women in Denmark
    H Hjalgrim
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Seruminstitut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 73:951-4. 1996
    ..The remarkable and parallel time trends observed in young men and women in recent years indicate that factors other than AIDS must be considered...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk in a cohort of polio patients
    N M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 92:605-8. 2001
    ..09 [0.72 to 1.60]). Women diagnosed with poliomyelitis, in particular paralytic polio, may be at increased risk of breast cancer. There was no association between malignancies of the CNS and poliomyelitis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for Kaposi's-sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV/HHV-8) seropositivity in a cohort of homosexual men, 1981-1996
    M Melbye
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Int J Cancer 77:543-8. 1998
    ..The epidemic of KSHV/HHV-8 is now declining. These findings are concordant with the view that KSHV/HHV-8 may have been actively spread simultaneously with and by the same activities that lead to the spread of HIV...
  9. doi request reprint Antibiotic use and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphomas
    M L H Rasmussen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 131:E1158-65. 2012
    ..To what extent these findings indicate a role for bacteria in lymphoma pathogenesis requires further investigation...
  10. pmc High incidence of classical Kaposi's sarcoma in Iceland and the Faroe Islands
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 77:1190-3. 1998
    ..3 (Iceland) and 0.5 (the Faroe Islands). These are among the highest rates ever reported. No explanation for the high rates of Kaposi's sarcoma in these two North Atlantic communities could be identified...
  11. ncbi request reprint Incidence patterns of lyme disease and cutaneous B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the United States
    L Munksgaard
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dermatology 201:351-2. 2000
    ..Several reports have suggested a link between infection with Borrelia burgdorferi (the spirochete causing Lyme disease) and development of cutaneous B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (CBCL)...
  12. pmc Epidemiology of Kaposi's sarcoma in the Nordic countries before the AIDS epidemic
    H Hjalgrim
    Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Seruminstitut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 74:1499-502. 1996
    ..These observations cannot be explained by registrational procedures or known risk factors for KS, and argue that environmental factors play an important role in the development of the disease...
  13. pmc Incidence rates of classical Kaposi's sarcoma and multiple myeloma do not correlate
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Centre, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    Br J Cancer 78:419-20. 1998
    ..24, P = 0.42, 13 pairs) did the incidences of the two conditions correlate. This absence of correlation does not support the hypothesis that Kaposi's sarcoma and multiple myeloma share a common aetiology, such as HHV-8...
  14. doi request reprint Effects of infectious mononucleosis and HLA-DRB1*15 in multiple sclerosis
    T R Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mult Scler 15:431-6. 2009
    ..However, their combined effect and possible interaction on MS risk is not known...
  15. doi request reprint Infectious aetiology of Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas: a review of the epidemiological evidence
    H Hjalgrim
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Intern Med 264:537-48. 2008
    ..Here, we review the epidemiological evidence linking infections with malignant lymphoma...
  16. doi request reprint High concordance of subtypes of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia within families: lessons from sibships with multiple cases of leukemia
    K Schmiegelow
    Pediatric Clinics, The Juliane Marie Centre, The University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Leukemia 26:675-81. 2012
    ..These data indicate strong genetic and/or environmental risk factors for childhood ALL that are restricted to specific ALL subtypes, which must be taken into account, when performing epidemiological studies to reveal etiological factors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Haplotype and AGG-interspersion analysis of FMR1 (CGG)(n) alleles in the Danish population: implications for multiple mutational pathways towards fragile X alleles
    L A Larsen
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Med Genet 93:99-106. 2000
    ..Thus, the data support that (CGG)(n) instability is correlated to the length of uCGG...
  18. doi request reprint Autoimmune diseases in patients with multiple sclerosis and their first-degree relatives: a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    N M Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Mult Scler 14:823-9. 2008
    ..Multiple sclerosis (MS) and other autoimmune diseases might cluster. Our aim was to estimate the relative risk (RR) of other autoimmune diseases among MS patients and their first-degree relatives in a population-based cohort study...
  19. doi request reprint Etiology of common childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: the adrenal hypothesis
    K Schmiegelow
    The Pediatric Clinic, The University Hospital Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Leukemia 22:2137-41. 2008
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