Between 1985 and 1991,83 carcinoid tumours were diagnosed in the province of Florence where the Tuscany Tumour Registry is active.
There were 44 males and 39 females.
The age-adjusted incidence was 0.65 cases/100,000 population/year.
The most common location was the lung (30.1%), followed by colorectum (25.2%) and small intestine (22.8%). The 5-year observed and relative survival rates were 70.8% and 78.9% respectively.
The relative risk of developing multiple primary cancers was 0.79 (CI 95% 0.28-8.33).
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur carcinoïde, Epidémiologie, Homme, Incidence, Localisation, Italie, Europe, Tumeur
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Carcinoid tumor, Epidemiology, Human, Incidence, Localization, Italy, Europe, Tumor
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0423157
Code Inist : 002B04B. Création : 19/12/1997.