Incidence of eyelid cancers in Taiwan: a 21-year review.

@article{Lin2006IncidenceOE,
  title={Incidence of eyelid cancers in Taiwan: a 21-year review.},
  author={Hsin-Yi Lin and Ching-Yu Cheng and W M Hsu and W. H. Linda Kao and Pesus Chou},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2006},
  volume={113 11},
  pages={2101-7}
}
PURPOSE To describe the epidemiologic characteristics and incidence trends of primary eyelid cancers in the Chinese population in Taiwan between 1979 and 1999. DESIGN Retrospective population-based cancer registry data review. PARTICIPANTS A total of 1166 primary eyelid cancers coded to International Classification of Diseases 8 or 9, site 172.1 (malignant melanoma of eyelid) and 173.1 (other malignant neoplasm of eyelid) were retrieved from the Taiwan National Cancer Registry between… CONTINUE READING

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