Factors associated with delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer in Iran--a survey in Isfahan City.

@article{Behnamfar2015FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer in Iran--a survey in Isfahan City.},
  author={Fariba Behnamfar and Mahboobeh Azadehrah},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2015},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={
          635-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND In the absence of routine screening program for cervical cancer in Iran and high rate of diagnosed cancer in its advanced stage, recognition of sociodemographic factors related to delayed diagnosis of cancer in Iran could be helpful in reducing the burden of disease in our community. The aim of this study was to determine the stage of cervical cancer at diagnosis and factors related to delayed diagnosis of cervical cancer in Isfahan, Iran. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this cross… CONTINUE READING

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