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Demographic shift disproportionately increases cancer burden in an aging nation: current and expected incidence and mortality in Hungary up to 2030

Authors Kenessey I

Received 20 November 2018

Accepted for publication 20 November 2018

Published 13 December 2018 Volume 2018:10 Pages 1865—1868


István Kenessey

National Cancer Registry of Hungary, National Institute of Oncology, Budapest, Hungary

I would like to thank Menyhárt et al1 for their recent publication, but I have a number of issues I would like to raise regarding the data collection and analysis.

Authors’ reply

Otília Menyhárt,1,2 János T Fekete,2 Balázs Győrffy1,2

1MTA TTK Lendület Cancer Biomarker Research Group, Institute of Enzymology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest,
Hungary; 22nd Department of Pediatrics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

We wish to thank Dr Kenessey for his queries and offer the following responses to help clarify the issues raised.
View the original paper by Menyhárt and colleagues.

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