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Table 2 Type and stage of cancer in the 418 oncogeriatric patients evaluated at the Geriatric Frailty Clinic

From: Impact of the comprehensive geriatric assessment on treatment decision in geriatric oncology

Characteristics N (%)
Type of cancers (solid cancers) 339 (81.1)
Digestive cancer 124 (29.7)
 Colorectal 86 (69.3)
 Stomach 10 (8.1)
 Pancreas cancer 11 (8.9)
 Other (esophageal, hepatic, duodenal, cholangiocarcinoma …) 17 (13.7)
Urologic cancer 77 (18.4)
 Bladder 41 (53.2)
 Kidney 26 (33.8)
 Prostate 10 (13.0)
Gynecologic cancer 70 (16.8)
 Breast 52 (74.3)
 Ovarian 9 (12.9)
 Other 9 (12.9)
Head and neck Cancer 24 (5.7)
Lung cancer 18 (4.3)
Skin cancer 10 (2.4)
Melanoma 3 (0.30%)
Non-melanoma 7 (0.70%)
Other 16 (3.8)
Cancer stage
 Local 155 (37.1)
 Loco-regional 75 (17.9)
 Metastasis 109 (26.1)
Hematological cancer 79 (18.9)
 Lymphoma 23 (29.1)
 Acute myelogenous leukemia 1 (1.3)
 Myelodysplastic syndrome 8 (10.1)
 Multiple myeloma 13 (16.5)
 Chronic lymphocytic leukemia 34 (43.0)