Browsing by Subject "Early Detection of Cancer"
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(Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2014)[Introduction]. In many countries, cancer is the second leading cause of death in children over 1 year of age, exceeded only by accidents. Annual incidence of all malignant tumors is 12.45 per 100,000 children under 15 ...
Expert Consultation on Prostate Cancer Screening and Early Detection in Latin America and the Caribbean. Meeting Report. (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2018)In Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men over 50 years of age, with approximately 152,000 new cases and 51,000 deaths each year. If measures are not taken, the incidence ...