Panorama epidemiologico del cancer en mexico s1 mx cuadro i. In mexico, cancer is the third leading cause of death, with a high incidence among the economically active popula tion, a high proportion of advanced stages at diagnosis and limited care coverage. The basic aspects of the descriptive epidemiology of cervical cancer in latin. The northern states, as well as mexico city are the ones that have been most affected by the neoplasms with mortality rates above 75 per 100,000 inhabitants. During the study period a total of 28 591 patients was registered with the histological. Associated risk factors are closely related to behaviour, such as an early start of sexual life, multiparity, sexual promiscuity and, more specifically, sexually transmitted infections, such as those caused by the human papillomavirus hpv.
Patlanperezc epidemiological overview of uterine cervical cancer the world health organization who reported more than 6 million cases of cancer worldwide in women during 2008. Perfil epidemiologico del cancer cervicouterino en mexico. Hernandezhernandez,a teresa apresagarcia, b rosa ma. Cervical cancer is considered to be one of the leading causes of death in women worldwide, especially in developing countries. Morbidity and mortality are unequally distributed along the country. There is a need for the development of research in order to know better the ocurrence of this disease. Latin america is considered at high risk for cervical cancer. To determinate the trend of mortality from cervical cancer nationwide, by federative entities and socioeconomic regions during the years 20002008. Cancer cervicouterino, por virus del papiloma humano.47 327 894 1179 670 305 737 1184 275 1444 846 1020 383 436 1328 1134 1260 69 1132 32 806 67 450 219 725 518 1025 326 592 1063 1486 989 964 1468 868 147 1315 876 332 367