What are the explanations for rising incidence and falling mortality in prostate cancer  An all-Ireland study

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Background. Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in the US and EuropeIncidence has increased significantly in the last 20 yearsA major cause of cancer death - third in IrelandMortality is decreasing in most high income countries. Prostate cancer incidence and mortalit

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1. What are the explanations for rising incidence and falling mortality in prostate cancer? An all-Ireland study Frances Drummond National Cancer Registry, Ireland On behalf of the All-Ireland Prostate Cancer consortium

2. Background Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men in the US and Europe Incidence has increased significantly in the last 20+ years A major cause of cancer death - third in Ireland Mortality is decreasing in most high income countries

3. Prostate cancer incidence and mortality

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