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Table 2 Distribution of the 7,872 incident cases by cancer type, October 2005-December 2012

From: Cancer incidence in eastern Morocco: cancer patterns and incidence trends, 2005–2012

Type of cancer Female Male Total %
N. N. N.  
All incident cases 5220 2652 7872 100
Breast 2368 53 2421 30.75
Cervix uteri 716 - 716 9.1
Colon-rectum 333 309 642 8.16
Lung 90 503 593 7.53
Nasopharynx 153 243 396 5.03
Stomach 164 185 349 4.43
Skin 109 145 254 3.23
Prostate - 220 220 2.79
Ovary 197 - 197 2.5
Brain 77 94 171 2.17
Bladder and urinary tract 33 126 159 2.02
Bone 62 70 132 1.68
Thyroid 99 23 122 1.55
Esophagus 42 52 94 1.19
Pancreas 48 43 91 1.16
larynx 12 78 90 1.14
Gallbladder 67 12 79 1
Oral cavity and oropharynx 39 37 76 0.97
Corpus uteri 75 - 75 0.95
Soft parts 32 42 74 0.94
Liver 35 24 59 0.75
Kidney 19 24 43 0.55
Peritoneum 28 11 39 0.5
Vulva 32 - 32 0.41
Salivary gland 11 19 30 0.38
Eye 10 13 23 0.29
Testicles - 20 20 0.25
Pharynx (unspecified) 8 9 17 0.22
Small intestine 10 4 14 0.18
Vagina 10 - 10 0.13
Tonsil 0 5 5 0.06
Mediastinum 1 3 4 0.05
Pleura 2 1 3 0.04
Trunk 1 - 1 0.01
Penis - 1 1 0.01
Other 337 283 620 7.88
  1. % percentage of the 7,872 incident cases; N number of incident cases