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Distribution de la morphologie des tumeurs incidentes dans le canton de Vaud [Morphologic distribution of tumors occuring in the canton of Vaud].
Sozial- und Präventivmedizin
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After a short presentation of the methodological aspects of cancer registration and morphological coding, the results concerning cancer of the upper digestive tract, lung, testis and ovary were discussed. Some distributions of the main histological types are analysed by age, sex, site and multiple primaries. Known statistical associations are described between morphology and sex for lung cancer and between morphology and controlateral tumor for ovary.
Adult, Aged, Breast Neoplasms/epidemiology, Breast Neoplasms/pathology, Female, Gastrointestinal Neoplasms/epidemiology, Gastrointestinal Neoplasms/pathology, Humans, Lung Neoplasms/epidemiology, Lung Neoplasms/pathology, Male, Middle Aged, Neoplasms/epidemiology, Neoplasms/pathology, Ovarian Neoplasms/epidemiology, Ovarian Neoplasms/pathology, Registries, Switzerland, Testicular Neoplasms/epidemiology, Testicular Neoplasms/pathology
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