Ovarian cancer incidence (1989-1991) and mortality (1954-1993) in The Netherlands.

  title={Ovarian cancer incidence (1989-1991) and mortality (1954-1993) in The Netherlands.},
  author={N P Koper and Lambertus A. L. M. Kiemeney and Leonardus F Massuger and Chris M. G. Thomas and Charles P T Schijf and Andr{\'e} L. M. Verbeek},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={88 3},
OBJECTIVE To examine ovarian cancer incidence and mortality in the Netherlands, and to relate trends in mortality to changes in parity and use of oral contraceptives. METHODS Age-standardized and age-specific incidence and mortality rates are presented using incidence data from the Netherlands Cancer Registry, 1989-1991, and mortality data from the Netherlands Central Bureau of Statistics, 1954-1993. RESULTS In the period 1989-1991, age-standardized incidence of ovarian cancer was 14.9 per… CONTINUE READING
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