Choriocarcinoma incidence in the United States.


To determine the incidence of choriocarcinoma in the United States, the authors examined data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program, 1973-1982, the National Center for Health Statistics, and the Centers for Disease Control. They calculated an overall incidence of one per 24,096 pregnancies or one per 19,920 livebirths. Among… (More)