Uveal melanoma survival in Sweden from 1960 to 1998.


PURPOSE To investigate the crude and relative survival rates in patients with uveal melanoma in Sweden during the period from 1960 to 1998. METHODS A population-based national survey revealed 2997 cases of uveal melanoma in the Swedish Cancer Registry. The survival rates were calculated by the Hakulinen life-table method, using relative survival as an… (More)