[Epidemiology of multiple myeloma].

  • Atsushi Togawa
  • Published 2007 in
    Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical…


Death rates due to multiple myeloma are increasing by every year in Japan since 1970. 1,896 men and 1,889 women were died, during 2005. Crude mortality rates are also rising since 1970 and reach 3.04 per 100,000 and 2.89 per 100,000 among men and women, respectively in 2005. Age-adjusted mortality rates (using the 1985 Japan Standard) reach 1.5-1.6 per 100… (More)


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@article{Togawa2007EpidemiologyOM, title={[Epidemiology of multiple myeloma].}, author={Atsushi Togawa}, journal={Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine}, year={2007}, volume={65 12}, pages={2155-9} }