Table 2

Mastectomies performed in Italy between 2000 and 2005 (SDO Italian hospitalizations database)

Age group

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005


25–44

1 853

1 980

1 914

2 031

2 064

2 000


% increase vs. prev. year

-

+6.85%

-3.33%

+6.11%

+1.62%

-3.10%


45–64

6 705

6 677

6 776

6 197

6 029

5 780


% increase vs. prev. year

-

-0.41%

+1.14%

-8.54%

-2.71%

-4.13%


65–74

4 228

4 160

4 159

3 831

3 786

3 828


% increase vs. prev. year

-

-6.05%

-0.02%

-7.88%

-1.17%

+1.10%


> 75

4 497

4 464

4 604

4 607

4 326

4 249


% increase vs. prev. year

-

-0.73%

+3.13%

+0.06%

-6.09%

-1.77%


Total

17 283

17 281

17 453

16 666

16 205

15 857


% increase vs. prev. year

-

-0.01%

+0.99%

-4.50%

-2.76%

-2.14%


Piscitelli et al. Journal of Experimental & Clinical Cancer Research 2009 28:86   doi:10.1186/1756-9966-28-86

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