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Table 2 Prevalence of PMI childhood and adolescent cancers 2007–2012

From: Descriptive Epidemiology in Mexican children with cancer under an open national public health insurance program

Diagnosis Cases n (%) year 2007 Cases n (%) year 2008 Cases n (%) year 2009 Cases n (%) year 2010 Cases n (%) year 2011 Cases n (%) year 2012 Prevalence 2007–2012 Total n (%)
Leukemia 1,056 (52.4) 1,122 (50.3) 1,133 (49.5) 1,204 (50.1) 1,222 (47.5) 1329 (49.7) 7,066 (49.8)
Lymphomas 207 (10.3) 206 (9.2) 244 (10.7) 247 (10.3) 255 (9.9) 258 (9.6) 1,417 (9.9)
Intracranial neoplasm’s 188 (9.3) 198 (8.9) 198 (8.7) 228 (9.5) 254 (9.9) 277 (10.3) 1,343 (9.4)
Germ cell tumors 53 (2.6) 91 (4.1) 118 (5.2) 146 (6.1) 153 (6.0) 152 (5.6) 713 (5.0)
Soft tissue sarcomas 108 (5.4) 110 (4.9) 95 (4.2) 79 (3.3) 120 (4.7) 112 (4.1) 624 (4.4)
Osteosarcoma 92 (4.6) 104 (4.7) 126 (5.5) 74 (3.1) 94 (3.7) 77 (2.8) 567 (3.9)
Retinoblastoma 75 (3.7) 97 (4.4) 70 (3.1) 93 (3.9) 104 (4.0) 100 (3.7) 539 (3.8)
Renal tumors 80 (4.0) 84 (3.8) 67 (2.9) 89 (3.7) 80 (3.1) 87 (3.2) 487 (3.4)
Miscellaneous reticular neoplasm’s 40 (2.0) 47 (2.1) 58 (2.5) 63 (2.6) 79 (3.1) 95 (3.5) 382 (2.6)
Hepatic tumors 30 (1.5) 44 (2.0) 35 (1.5) 51 (2.1) 67 (2.6) 48 (1.7) 275 (1.9)
Neuroblastoma 39 (1.9) 46 (2.1) 54 (2.4) 38 (1.6) 51 (2.0) 46 (1.7) 274 (1.9)
Ewing tumor and related sarcomas of bone 17 (0.8) 31 (1.4) 35 (1.5) 47 (2.0) 38 (1.5) 24 (0.8) 192 (1.3)
Other solid tumors 32 (1.6.) 49 (2.2) 54 (2.4) 44 (1.8) 54 (2.1) 66 (2.4) 299 (2.1)
Total n cases 2,017 2,229 2,287 2,403 2,571 2,671 14,178
  1. International Classification of Childhood Cancers (ICCC-3)(7).
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