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  1. Cancer incidence trends in urban Shanghai, 1972-1989.

    Article - En anglais

    Incidence data pertaining to more than 250,000 cancer cases diagnosed during the years 1972- 1989 among residents of urban Shanghai, China, were analyzed to determine the relative importance of the various malignancies and to discover changes over time.

    In the most recent 3-year period, lung cancer was the most frequent cancer among men (57.0 per 100,000 person-years, age-adjusted world standard), followed by cancers of the stomach (50.1), liver (29.6), esophagus (13.3), colon (11.2) and rectum (9.4).

    Among women, breast cancer leads (25.1), followed by cancers of the stomach (23.2), lung (18.8), liver (10.9), colon (10.2) and rectum (7.3).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Milieu urbain, Homme, Incidence, Chine, Asie, Epidémiologie, Shanghaï

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Urban environment, Human, Incidence, China, Asia, Epidemiology

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0366800

    Code Inist : 002B04B. Création : 199406.