Prostate cancer mortality in the United States by cohort year of birth, 1865-1940.


Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among United States men, with rates among blacks twice those among whites. Over time, mortality has increased among nonwhites but has changed little among whites. Earlier reports have predicted that the rise among nonwhites would diminish because it appeared that those born in the late 1800s were… (More)


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