Between 1976 and 1996,176 borderline ovarian tumours were registered in the Cancer Registry of the Swiss canton of Vaud, corresponding to an age-adjusted incidence (world standard) of 2.7 in 100 000.
Incidence rose from 1.7 per 100 000 during 1976-81 to 2.7 per 100 000 during 1987-91, and then levelled off ; 58% of cases were serous and 41% mucinous.
Relative survival was 94% at 10 years ; 18 second neoplasms were observed, compared with 10.3 expected, and there was a significant excess of invasive ovarian cancers.
(four observed, including three synchronous, compared with 0.4 expected).
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Ovaire, Faible malignité, Incidence, Survie, Pronostic, Second cancer, Epidémiologie, Suisse, Europe, Homme, Appareil génital femelle pathologie, Ovaire pathologie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Ovary, Low malignancy, Incidence, Survival, Prognosis, Second cancer, Epidemiology, Switzerland, Europe, Human, Female genital diseases, Ovarian diseases
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 99-0048322
Code Inist : 002B20C02. Création : 31/05/1999.