The magnitude of cancer cervix in India.

  title={The magnitude of cancer cervix in India.},
  author={Ambakumar Nandakumar and Takiar Ramnath and Meesha Chaturvedi},
  journal={The Indian journal of medical research},
  volume={130 3},
The Indian Council of Medical Research initiated a network of cancer registries under the National Cancer Registry Programme (NCRP) in 1981 and data collection commenced in these registries from January 1982. The results on incidence rates provided by the Population Based Cancer Registries (PBCRs) have shown the variation in patterns of cancer in general and that of cancer cervix in particular. Cancer of the cervix has been the most important cancer in women in India, over past two decades. All… CONTINUE READING

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