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AGE DISTRIBUTION OF FEMALE BREAST CANCER IN BASRAH 10 YEARS STUDY

Rafif A Al Saady

Basrah Journal of Surgery مجلة البصرة الجراحية
ISSN: 16833589 Year: 2005 Volume: 11 Issue: 1 Pages: 89-93
Publisher: Basrah University جامعة البصرة

Abstract

This study was conducted to determine the age distribution and mean age of female. Breast cancer patients from 1991-2000. Reports of breast lumpectomy and mastectomy were reviewed. About 648 reports of patients with breast cancer were found and reviewed for age only. Most patients were in the age group 41-50years of age. The mean age was 45 years. The study also shows that there has been no change in age distribution and mean age in 10 years period.