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Mortality of wives of men dying with cancer of the penis.

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711 women were identified who in 1939 were married to men who died with cancer of the penis in England and Wales during the period 1964 to 1973. The records of women were traced through the National Health Service Central Register and, by January 1975, 378 (53%) were found to have died. Expected numbers of deaths from all causes, all cancers and from some specific cancers were calculated assuming the women to have the same mortality rates as the general population of England and Wales. The to...

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Publisher copy:
10.1038/bjc.1980.66

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Kinlen, LJ More by this author
Adelstein, AM More by this author
Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
41
Issue:
3
Pages:
422-428
Publication date:
1980-03-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:8363a777-a8af-4bb4-905b-6c82d08f4559
Source identifiers:
113149
Local pid:
pubs:113149

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