Epidemiology of carcinoid neoplasms in Vaud, Switzerland, 1974-97.

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Title
Epidemiology of carcinoid neoplasms in Vaud, Switzerland, 1974-97.
Journal
British Journal of Cancer
Author(s)
Levi F., Van-Cong Te, Randimbison L., Rindi G., La Vecchia C.
ISSN
0007-0920
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2000
Volume
83
Number
7
Pages
952-955
Language
english
Abstract
In Vaud, Switzerland, the incidence of carcinoids based on 218 malignant and 215 benign cases rose from 19.6/10(6)in 1974-85 to 28. 2/10(6)in 1986-97, more so among males and malignant neoplasms. Lung was the commonest site for malignant and large intestine for benign carcinoids. Sixty-eight (16%) carcinoids had another neoplasm.
Keywords
Adolescent, Adult, Age Factors, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Carcinoid Tumor/epidemiology, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Gastrointestinal Neoplasms/epidemiology, Humans, Incidence, Lung Neoplasms/epidemiology, Male, Middle Aged, Registries, Switzerland/epidemiology
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