Incidence of osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma in east Denmark: Reverse male to female ratio in osteosarcoma

@article{Levi2005IncidenceOO,
  title={Incidence of osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma in east Denmark: Reverse male to female ratio in osteosarcoma},
  author={Niza Levi},
  journal={European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={8},
  pages={147-148}
}
The incidence of osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma was studied in east-Denmark during a 14 years period from 1983 to 1996. The population of east Denmark was 2.3 millions people. A total of 109 primary osteosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and Ewing's sarcomas were found. The mean age of the 47 patients (15 women and 32 men) with chondrosarcoma was 54 years (range 30–85 years). The mean age of the 45 patients (23 women and 22 men) with osteosarcoma was 26 years (range 6–72 years). The… CONTINUE READING