Cancer Epidemiol 2019 06 2;60:185-192. Epub 2019 May 2.
Therapeutical and Research Center of Musculoskeletal Tumor, Department of Orthopedics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan; Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan; Division of Medical Oncology, Center for Immuno-oncology, Department of Oncology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan. Electronic address:
Background: Asian studies on soft tissue sarcoma (STS) incidence, irrespective of the primary site, are scant.
Methods: STS data were acquired from the population-based 2007-2013 Taiwan Cancer Registry of the Health and Welfare Data Science Center, Taiwan. Histological subtype-, site-, sex-, and age-specific STS incidence rates were analyzed according to the 2013 classification of the World Health Organization. Read More