Named the most common form of cancer in Russia


www.vsyako.netPhoto: Peter Kovalev / TASS

Most often in Russia last year was diagnosed with breast cancer (70.3 thousands of cases) and skin except melanoma (78.5 per thousand). It is reported RT with reference to data of the Ministry of health.

Malignant neoplasms of trachea, bronchus and lung was detected in 55.7 thousand people, prostate — from 41.5 thousand, colon — from 40.1 thousand patients.

Less often Russians suffered from lip cancer, pharynx, liver and intrahepatic ducts, bone, articular cartilage connective and other soft tissue.

Only in 2018 was 593,3 identified thousands of cancer. These figures do not include the data of post-mortem diagnosis.

Earlier in June, the Ministry presented the statistics of mortality from various types of cancer in 2018. The most fatal cancer of the pancreas. From dying more than a third of patients. Just below the indicators of cancer of the liver, intrahepatic ducts and esophagus. Less people died from skin cancers, cancer of the thyroid and mammary glands, lips, body of the uterus. Throughout the country the mortality rate from cancer made up six per cent.

Video, photo All from Russia.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here