GI Cancer

11 cancers for which men have worse survival rates than women

Men have a survival disadvantage for many cancers compared to women, cancer registry figures from Victoria show. The data, covering the period 1982-2015, show that overall five-year cancer survival rates were 47% for men and 52% for women. For 11 common cancers, men had significantly worse survival rates than women: Head and neck    67.5 ...

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