Table 2National Incidence and Mortality Rates of Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer Only, IARC 200819

CountryStudy siteIncidence rate*Mortality rate*
TaiwanKeelung County16.16.0
IndiaTrivandrum District7.55.2
United States---5.00.7
United KingdomLondon3.61.0
*

Age-adjusted rates per 100,000 persons. Unlike SEER data, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) reports data for the lip and oral cavity without including the pharynx.

Age-adjusted rates per 100,000 persons. Unlike SEER data, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) reports data for the lip and oral cavity without including the pharynx.

From: 4, DISCUSSION

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