Race/Ethnicity and Age Distribution of Breast Cancer Diagnosis in the United States

JAMA Surg. 2018 Jun 1;153(6):594-595. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.0035.

Abstract

This study assesses the age distribution of breast cancer diagnosis across race/ethnicity in US female patients using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program database.

Publication types

  • Multicenter Study

MeSH terms

  • Age Distribution
  • Aged
  • Breast / diagnostic imaging*
  • Breast Neoplasms / diagnosis
  • Breast Neoplasms / ethnology*
  • Continental Population Groups*
  • Ethnic Groups*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Incidence
  • Middle Aged
  • Prevalence
  • SEER Program*
  • United States / epidemiology