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Do cancer registries play a role in determining the incidence of non-melanoma skin cancers? Volume 28, issue 2, March-April 2018

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Authors
1 Aracaju Cancer Registry, Tancredo Neves Avenue, Capucho. 49010-460, Aracaju, SE, Brazil
2 Oncology Unit/HUSE/SES, Tancredo Neves Avenue, Capucho. 49010-460, Aracaju, SE, Brazil
3 University Hospital/Federal University of Sergipe/EBSERH, Claudio Batista Street, Santo Antonio. 49060-108, Aracaju, SE, Brazil
4 CONPREV/INCA/MS, 125 Marques de Pombal Street, Centro. 20230-240, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
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  • Key words: non-melanoma skin cancer, cancer registry, incidence rate, Brazil
  • DOI : 10.1684/ejd.2018.3248
  • Page(s) : 169-76
  • Published in: 2018

Background

Non-melanoma skin cancers have the highest incidence of all malignancies worldwide. However, cancer registries rarely include data on non-melanoma skin cancers because they tend to be under-reported.