F.Sh. Akhmetzyanov1,2, A.R. Vakhrusheva2
1Kazan State Medical University, Kazan
2Republican Clinical Oncology Dispensary of Ministry of Healthcare of Tatarstan Republic named after prof. M.Z. Sigal, Kazan
Akhmetzyanov Foat Sh. ― Doct. of Sci. (Med.), Professor, Head of the Department of Oncology, radiation diagnosis and radiotherapy of Kazan State Medical University, Director of Surgical Clinic №2 of Republican Clinical Oncology Dispensary of Ministry of Healthcare of Tatarstan Republic named after prof. M.Z. Sigal
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Abstract. The article analyzes the main epidemiological indicators of rectal cancer.
The purpose of this study is to study the main epidemiological indicators of rectal cancer in the Republic of Tatarstan for 2014-2020.
Relevance. The incidence of rectal cancer (RCC) is at a high level in many countries of the world. The increase in morbidity is due to many factors, such as gender, age, heredity, lifestyle, as well as measures aimed at the prevention and early detection of rectal tumors. RCC is the eighth most common cause of death among men and the tenth among women in the world.
Key words: rectal cancer, incidence, colorectal cancer, epidemiology.