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  1. Borderline ovarian tumours in Vaud, Switzerland : incidence, survival and second neoplasms.

    Article - En anglais

    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.