1. Articles in category: Incidence

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    1. Epidemiological analysis of childhood cancer in Japan based on population-based cancer registries, 1993-2009.

      Epidemiological analysis of childhood cancer in Japan based on population-based cancer registries, 1993-2009.

      Jpn J Clin Oncol. 2017 Mar 17;:1-4

      Authors: Ishihara H, Ohno Y, Fujii M, Hara J, Soda M

      Abstract Background: There are few recent data on trends in childhood cancer incidence using population-based cancer registries in Japan. Methods: This study comprised 6110 reported cases of patients aged 0-14 years who were diagnosed as having primary cancer between 1993 and 2009.

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    2. Childhood cancer in small geographical areas and proximity to air-polluting industries.

      Childhood cancer in small geographical areas and proximity to air-polluting industries.

      Environ Res. 2017 Mar 16;156:63-73

      Authors: Ortega-García JA, López-Hernández FA, Cárceles-Álvarez A, Fuster-Soler JL, Sotomayor DI, Ramis R

      Abstract AIM: Pediatric cancer has been associated with exposure to certain environmental carcinogens. The purpose of this work is to analyse the relationship between environmental pollution and pediatric cancer risk.

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    3. Temporal clustering of neuroblastic tumours in children and young adults from Northern England.

      Temporal clustering of neuroblastic tumours in children and young adults from Northern England.

      Temporal clustering of neuroblastic tumours in children and young adults from Northern England.

      Environ Health. 2015;14:72

      Authors: Muirhead CR, Tweddle DA, Basta NO, McNally RJ

      Abstract BACKGROUND: The aetiology of neuroblastic tumours is unclear with both genetic and environmental factors implicated. The possibility that an infectious agent may be involved has been suggested.

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    4. Childhood Neuroblastoma: Incidence and Survival in Argentina. Report from the National Pediatric Cancer Registry, ROHA Network 2000–2012

      There are reports indicating a low incidence of neuroblastoma (NB) in some developing countries but no conclusive data are available from population-based studies at a national level.

      To describe the incidence and survival of 971 patients with NB in Argentina with data from the National Pediatric Cancer Registry (ROHA), and the impact of age, gender, stage, regional, and socioeconomic indicators on outcome.

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    5. Incidence, Trends, and Survival of Children With Embryonal Tumors.

      Incidence, Trends, and Survival of Children With Embryonal Tumors.

      Pediatrics. 2015 Aug 24;

      Authors: Tulla M, Berthold F, Graf N, Rutkowski S, von Schweinitz D, Spix C, Kaatsch P

      Abstract BACKGROUND: Central nervous system (CNS) and non-CNS embryonal tumors occur principally in children and are rarely seen in adults. The incidence rates for rare entities such as atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors (AT/RT) or primitive neuroectodermal tumors in the CNS are rarely published.

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    6. Infant Cancer in Taiwan: Incidence and Trends (1995-2009).

      1Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Department of Pediatrics, National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan. 2Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan. Current information about cancer incidence patterns among infants in East Asia is rare.

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    7. Incidence of childhood cancer in Namibia: the need for registries in Africa.

      Incidence of childhood cancer in Namibia: the need for registries in Africa.

      Pan Afr Med J. 2014;17:191

      Authors: Stefan DC, Baadjes B, Kruger M

      Abstract INTRODUCTION: Childhood cancer is rare and comprises only 1% of all cancers. The current incidence of childhood cancer in Namibia, as in many other African countries, is not known.

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