Zhejiang Releases the Latest Cancer Report
Hangzhou News   2021-04-14 15:49   Source:Hangzhou.com.cn

The launch ceremony of the 27th National Cancer Prevention and Treatment Promotion Week and China Anti-Cancer Day was held at Cancer Hospital of The University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (Zhejiang Cancer Hospital) on 13th April, marking the start of this year’s cancer prevention and treatment promotion week. Zhejiang Province Cancer Prevention and Treatment Office released Annual Report of Cancer Records in Zhejiang in 2019 at the ceremony, analyzing the morbidity of cancer and the death cases caused by the disease. According to the report, 10 malignant tumors with the highest morbidity are lung cancer, breast cancer (female), thyroid cancer, colorectal cancer, stomach cancer, liver cancer, prostatic cancer, cervical cancer, esophagus cancer, and pancreatic cancer, occupying 77.87% of all malignant tumors.

Author:YANG Wei (Reporter)  Editor:Zhang Di