Lifelong cancer incidence in 47,697 patients treated for childhood cancer in the Nordic countries.

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BACKGROUND The pattern of cancer in long-term survivors from childhood cancer has not been investigated comprehensively. METHODS We obtained a cohort of 47,697 children and adolescents aged 0-19 years with cancer as defined by the country-wide cancer registries of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden during 1943-2005. Cohort members were followed… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jnci/djp104

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