Breast and large intestinal cancers increased in Taiwan

Breast and large intestinal cancers increased in Taiwan

Data released by Taiwan’s Ministry of Health and Welfare showed that the number of new diagnosis of breast cancer and large intestinal cancer have increased from 2016 to 2017,

In 2017, there were 111,684 new cancer cases, and increase of 75,852 from 2016.

Of the new cases, 43,000 or 43,000/75,852 =  63.28% were new breast cancer patients and 22,000 or 22,000/75,852 = 29.0% were new large intestinal cancer sufferers.

 

 

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