CRC is quite common pathology in the world. In the structure of cancer incidence , colorectal cancer is the fourth place, and in the structure of cancer-related deaths – second among women ( after breast cancer ) and third place among men (after prostate cancer and lung cancer ) . In Ukraine, annually doctors identify more than 15 000 cases of colorectal cancer .
Degree of risk of developing colorectal cancer varies from state to state and even region of the country . It also differs between specific individuals , depending on the characteristics of diet, lifestyle and hereditary factors.
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