Published in Hepatitis Weekly, August 19th, 2002
The most frequently affected organs are lung, breast, colon/rectum, stomach and liver, Professor Paul Kleihues, International Agency of Research on Cancer (IARC), told the 18th UICC International Cancer Congress.
In developed countries, the overall cancer mortality is more than twice as high as in developing countries. The main reasons for the greater cancer burden of affluent societies are the earlier onset of the tobacco epidemic, the earlier exposure to...
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