International variations and trends in testicular cancer incidence and mortality.

  title={International variations and trends in testicular cancer incidence and mortality.},
  author={Ariana Znaor and Joannie Lortet-Tieulent and Ahmedin Jemal and Freddie Bray},
  journal={European urology},
  volume={65 6},
CONTEXT Testicular cancer (TC) is the most common cancer in men aged 15-44 yr in many countries that score high or very high on the Human Development Index (HDI). Despite the very good prognosis for TC, wide variations in mortality rates have been reported internationally. OBJECTIVE To describe and contrast global variations and recent trends in TC incidence and mortality rates. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION To compare TC incidence and mortality rates, we used GLOBOCAN 2008 estimates. We used the… CONTINUE READING
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