Aim: Prevalence of colorectal carcinoma with
respect to age and gender
/ cross sectional study.
and duration of study: This study was conducted at the Department of Pathology
and Surgery, Post Graduate Medical Institute Lahore and Jinnah Medical College
Peshawar from July, 2013 to February, 2015
specimens of 60 histopathologically diagnosed cases of colorectal
adenocarcinoma were included in this study. Age and sex were evaluated in CRC.
of age was 54.4±19.7 yrs. Out of 60 cases, 6 (10%) were between 16-29 yrs, 9
(15%) cases were between 30-49 yrs, 34 cases (56.7%) were of 50-69 yrs and 11 cases
(18.33%) were of 70 yrs. Out of sixty cases, males were 33 (55%) and females
34 out of 60(56.7%) patients were 50-69 years and 33 out of 60 (55%) cases were
males i.e. males dominance.
adenocarcinoma, immunohistochemistry, gender