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Cancer Incidence

Age-Specific Incidence of Cancer in Kingston and St Andrew, Jamaica, 2003 – 2007

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456–64
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Cancer registrations in Kingston and St Andrew (2003−2007) have revealed that cancers of the prostate, breast, lung, cervix uteri and large bowel remain the commonest. Malignancies of unknown primary site also feature prominently and require further investigation.

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e-Published: 15 Oct, 2013

Age-Specific Incidence of Cancer in Kingston and St Andrew, Jamaica, 1998 – 2002

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81–9
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Cancer registrations in Kingston and St Andrew (1998–2002) have revealed that the leading cancers in males and females are prostate and breast, respectively. Colon cancer exhibits a high incidence in both genders, underscoring the need for local screening programmes.


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e-Published: 18 Jul, 2013
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