Question 1#

The annual age-adjusted cancer incidence rates among men and women are decreasing for all of the following EXCEPT:

a. Colorectal
b. Oropharynx
c. Lung
d. Thyroid

Correct Answer is D


Incidence rates are declining for most cancer sites, but they are increasing among both men and women for melanoma of the skin, cancers of the liver and thyroid. Incidence rates are decreasing for all four major cancer sites except for breast cancer in women.