Women's awareness, knowledge and perceived magnitude regarding common female cancers in Yangon, Myanmar.

@article{Mon2009WomensAK,
  title={Women's awareness, knowledge and perceived magnitude regarding common female cancers in Yangon, Myanmar.},
  author={Myo Myo Mon and Mon Mon and Kyu Kyu Than},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 6},
  pages={1047-50}
}
Early detection and diagnosis can greatly increases the chances for successful treatment particularly relevant for common female cancers like cancer breast and cervix. Increased awareness of the possible warning signs of these cancers among general public is a necessity. A community-based, cross-sectional study was conducted with the objectives of assessing the women's awareness and knowledge on common female cancers and estimating the perceived magnitude and survival of these cancers. A total… CONTINUE READING

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