29 Feb '12, 2pm

EU breast cancer deaths 'to drop 9%' in 2012: Study - AsiaOne

EU breast cancer deaths 'to drop 9%' in 2012: Study - AsiaOne

GENEVA - The number of women dying from breast cancer in the European Union is expected to drop by nine per cent this year thanks to advances in treatments, researchers said on Wednesday. In the 20-49 age group specifically, the death rate in 2012 will fall by as much as 13 per cent, the Italian-Swiss study found. Breast cancer is the leading cause of female cancer deaths in the EU, accounting for 15 per cent of all cancer deaths. Although deaths from the disease are declining, the incidence rate has "probably" not gone down, according to the paper published in the journal "Annals of Oncology." There will be nearly 1.3 million deaths from all forms of cancer in the EU this year, researchers estimate - 717,398 men and 565,703 women. "The fact that there will be substantial falls in deaths from breast cancer, not only in middle age, but also in the young, indicates that impo...

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