The magnitude of cancer breast in India: a summary.

  title={The magnitude of cancer breast in India: a summary.},
  author={Ambakumar Nandakumar and Takiar Ramnath and Meesha Chaturvedi},
  journal={Indian journal of surgical oncology},
  volume={1 1},
Cancer of breast has emerged as the leading site of cancer in most urban populations of India. For the year 2007, there have been an estimated 82,000 new cases of cancer Breast in India. It is rapidly replacing cancer of cervix as the most important leading site of cancer among women. The data collected over the years from five urban population based cancer registries namely Bangalore, Bhopal, Chennai, Delhi and Mumbai, under the network of National Cancer Registry Programme (NCRP) have shown a… CONTINUE READING

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