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Table 4 Prevalence of 7066 leukemia’s by age groups registered in the PMI from 2007-2012

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

Type of leukemia 0-4 5-9 10-14 15-18 Total
  n n n n n
  (%) (%) (%) (%) (%)
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia 2,346(40) 2,170(37) 762(13) 586(10) 5,864(83)
Acute myelogenous leukemia 278(30) 195(21) 185(20) 269(29) 927(13.1)
Chronic myelocytic leukemia 45(23) 54(27) 55(28) 44(22) 198(2.8)
Myelodysplastic syndromes 8(10) 22(28) 24(32) 23(30) 77(1.0)
Total number 2,677 2,441 1,026 922 7,066
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