As we know, breast cancer in particular, can be treated effectively if detected early. Therefore, there is an urgent need of preparing Bangladesh nurses to take care of cancer patients as well as take part in cancer prevention and early detection of cancer. References. International Agency . Bangladesh, at 142 million people, is the ninth most populous country in the world. There are 13 to 15 lakh cancer patients in Bangladesh, with about two lakh patients newly diagnosed with cancer each year. As an overview, lung cancer and mouth-oropharynx cancer rank as the top two prevalent cancers.
In Bangladesh incidence rate of breast cancer was about 22.5 per 100000 females. Breast cancer has been reported as the highest prevalence rate (19.3 per 100,000) among Bangladeshi women between 15 and 44 years of age. Oct 25, 2013 · The two leading causes are in males are lung and oral cancer and in females are breast cancer and cervical cancer. Bangladesh is now in severe shortage of radiation therapy machines, hospital bed, trained oncologists, medical radiation physicists and technologists.Cited by: 26.
Apr 27, 2018 · The American Cancer Society estimates for breast cancer in men in the United States for 2019 are: About 2,670 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed; About 500 men will die from breast cancer Breast cancer is about 100 times less Last Revised: January 8, 2019. Data of breast cancer in Bangladesh Approxmately 22,000 women developed breast cancer every year, many of them never seek treatment. About 70% died without treatment Second most common cancer among women in Bangladesh Died 70% without treatment Data-estimated by .