In our country the cancer rates rise very sharply with a large increase in the incidence as well as death rate (mortality). A total of 21,773 cancer among Malaysians in Peninsular Malaysia in 2006 and registered with the Cancer Counsil Malaysia (MAKNA). It consists of 9,974 cases among men and 11,799 cases among woman. Based on the standards of age for all types of cancer in 2006, overall are 131.3 per 100,000 person. The highest number of cases of cancer are namely breast cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, and cervix cancer.

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