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Morocco - Cancer Registry of Greater Casablanca 2004

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Registre des Cancers de la Région du grand Casablanca 2004: Année 2004
Geography 
Morocco (MAR)
Grand Casablanca
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2004 - 12/2004
Series or system 
Cancer Registry of Grand Casablanca
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

This registry is the first cancer registry in Morocco. The report presents demographic and health information for Grand Casablanca along with a descriptive epidemiology of cancer in the regional population. The registry presents the incidence of cancer, statistical data on the cancer-related morbidity in the region, and causality between cancers and their risk factors. Data in the tables are broken down by age, sex, and histological type.

Citation
Publication year 
2007
Suggested citation 
Casablanca Ministry of Health (Morocco), Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Casablanca (Morocco), Ibn Rochd University Hospital (Morocco), Lalla Salma Association to Fight Against Cancer (Morocco), National Institute of Oncology Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah Rabat (Morocco). Morocco - Cancer Registry of Greater Casablanca 2004. Rabat, Morocco: Lalla Salma Association to Fight Against Cancer (Morocco), 2007.