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Table 1 Causes of deaths

From: Predictors of competing mortality to invasive breast cancer incidence in the Canadian National Breast Screening study

Death Cause # Of Cases (n = 922)
Other cancers (excluding breast) (n = 536)
- Lung cancer 126
- Colon cancer 64
- Ovarian cancer 59
- Pancreatic cancer 48
- Other sites 239
Non cancer deaths (n = 386)
- Infections and Parasitic Diseases 5
- Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases and immunity disorders 18
- Diseases of blood and blood forming organs 1
- Diseases of nervous system and sense organs 17
- Diseases of the circulatory system 183
- Diseases of the respiratory system 18
- Diseases of the digestive system 27
- Diseases of the genitourinary system 3
- Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 3
- Congenital anomalies 3
- Symptoms, signs and ill-defined conditions 7
- Injury and poisoning 25
- Factors influencing health status 1 (allergy)
- External causes 74
- Unknown 1