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The Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Care (APJCC) is an open access electronic journal, publishing papers in the clinical field of cancer with emphasis on the diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and other aspect related to cancer patients. The journal was launched in 2016 as the official publication of the Asian pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention (APOCP) by its West Asia Chapter (West Asia Organization for Cancer Prevention-WAOCP). And its first volume with 5 articles was published in 2016. The WAOCP with its distinguished, diverse, and Asia-wide team of editors, reviewers, and readers, ensure the highest standards of research communication within the cancer sciences community across Asia as well as globally. The APJCC accepts a manuscript on the clinical spectrum of cancer.

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latest articles

Underweight Indian Women at a Risk for Developing Breast Cancer: A Retrospective Study

Ketkar M., Ulhe A., Mahajan M., Patil K., Kaul-Ghanekar R.

A Case of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Presenting with Osteoid Osteoma: A Diagnostic Dilemma

Suman M., Bandyopadhyay A., Ghosh A., Rahamatulla S., Choudhury A.

Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans and Chronic Myeloid Leukemia: A Rare Co-incidence

Iftikhar J., Sheikh F., Khalid N., Hamdani S., A., M., Ahmad U., Awan U.-E-K.

Enhancing Nigerian Healthcare Providers Competence in Breast Cancer Clinical Pathway Development using Blended Learning Approach

Eguzo K., Akpanudo U., Oluoha C., Ismaila N., Jacob A., Nnah K., Tumba N., Udoekong M., Adisa C.

Cervical Cancer Awareness and Detection of Precancerous Lesions at Two District Health Centres in the West Region of Cameroon

Tagne Simo R., Tchakounte C., K., Kamdje A., H.,é N., Sidje Léo., M., G., Etet P., F. S., Telefo P.él. B.

Survival Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of Borderline Ovarian Tumors

Supreechaya P., Tantipalakorn C., Muangmool T., Charoenkwan K., Suprasert P., Srisomboon J.

Prevalence of Pap Smear among Female Health Personnel in Hospital Tuanku Ja’afar Seremban, Malaysia

Saleh E., E., Mohamed Jamli M., Mohamad Shahbodin D., Pau E., Periyathamby H., Gobu K., Nawinnie L., Elhariri S.

Prevalence of H. pylori Infection in Relatives of Peruvian Patients with Gastric Cancer

Castillo M., Bernabe L., Castaneda C., Suarez N., Barreda F., Valdivia D., Ruiz E., Nieves J., Dias-Neto E., Landa-Baella M., Montano-Flores J., Chavez I.

Awareness of Oral Cancer and OPMDs among Patients Attending the University Dental Hospital, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

D. Somathunga E. A. S., H. Dissanayaka D. M. S., L. Ratnayake D. R. D., Jayasinghe R.

Sri Lankan Patterns of Female Cancers: Incidence and Mortality Over 1995-2010

Vithana P., V. S. C Dheerasinghe D., S. A.F Handagiripathira H., M. I Alahapperuma S., Nilaweera I., Perera S.

Cancer Atlas Project–Haryana: Insights for Healthcare Planners

Chaturvedi M., Sathishkumar K., Vijaykumar D., D., Natarajan S., Roselind F., S., Singh R., Rath G. K.

Colorectal Lesions among Sudanese Patient Attending for Endoscopy-multi Center Study

Mohammed Mukhtar A., Hussein T., Abbas A., Abdelaziz M., Alhaboob N., Gady E., ElHassan L.

Effect of Anxiety and Depression on Survival of Cancer Patients, a 13 Year Follow-up

Mohamed Saini S., Mooi Koon S., T., Adam Bujang M., Lim Chin Chye G., Sharip S., Wahab S., Nik Jaafar N., R., Lai Fong C., Baharudin A.

Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on the Treatment of Cancer Patients Registered at a Tertiary Care Centre in Eastern India

Ghosh A., Chhatui B., Swetha B., Bandyopadhyay A., Roy N., Basu A., Choudhury A., Mondal J.

Dilemma and Strategies Amidst Nationwide Covid-19 Lockdown for Lung Cancer Management

Choudhari C., Bharati S., Hoda W., Kumar S., Kumar S., Shankar A.

The COVID-19 Pandemic: Role of Supportive Care in Cancer Patients

Hoda W., Bharati S., Kumar A., Kumar S., Choudhari C., Shankar A.

Assessment of Awareness and Attitude on Cervical Cancer Prevention among Female Preparatory Students in Ziway town, Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia

Kifle K., Kebede L., Taye J., Mekonnen A., Ibrahim I., Abebe M., Gezahegn M., Ferid A., Mohammed A., Hanif Reduan M. F.

Pigmented Renal Paraganglioma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Turhan E., Saraydaroğlu Öz., Yavaşcaoğlu İs.

Intracranial Hemangiopericytoma – A Case Report

Veloso G., G., Dutra R., Dutra L.,íc., Meireles P., Abdalla D., de Almeida Júnior L. C.

Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cancer Treatment

Yau C., Wallbridge I., Shankar A., Saini D., Jee Bharati S.

Tally Education in Covid-19 Era: Impact on Health, Cancer Care and Education Sectors

Yadav S., Soni J., Porwal S., Chauhan V., Rashid S., Jain A.

Caring for the Palliative Care amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Tahmasebi M., Gharib B., Sharifzadeh M.

Brain Tumor Management Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Kishor K., Sinha D., Kumar M., Pawar S., Madhawi R., Raj S., Singh R., Devi S., Prasad R.

Prostate Cancer Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Haresh K., Izzudeen Y., Bora D., Gupta S., Rath G.

Managing Cancer Center During the SARS-COVID-19 Pandemic: Moroccan Experience

Bouanani* N., Bendari M., Naim* A., Ahnach M., Darouich S., Ismaili N., Doghmi K.

Cancer Immunotherapy and COVID-19: Mind the Gap

Chakraborty A., Roy U., Shankar A., Biswas A., Aziz F.

Caring the Cancer Caregivers in the Era of COVID-19 Outbreak

Mishra S., Biswas S., More S., Gupta R., Bharti S., Nandi R.

COVID-19 and Its Impact on Cancer Patient’s Outcome and Cancer Research

Goyal N., Saini D., Angural H., Richa R., Kaushal V., Shankar A.

Make Self-help Psychoeducational Programs for Breast Cancer Patients COVID-19 Proof

Passchier J., Setyowibowo H., AM Hunfeld J., Iskandarsyah A., Yudiana W., S. Sadarjoen S., D. Badudu F., Heriady Y., R Suardi D.

An Asian Perspective of the Management of COVID-19: the Asian National Cancer Centers Alliance Led Regional Comparison

Dewi L., Gatellier L., Sabapathy K., Pramesh C S Dai M., Huong T., Gultekin M., Nansalmaa E., Htwe K., Yusuf A., Tahmasebi M., Pradhananga K., Park J., Hanapiah S., Sangrajran S., Baral R., Jayusman A., Iwata S., Wei Kwek J., Sengar M., Chinnaswamy G., He J., Tian G., Huyen P., Thuan T., Luvsanjodorj B., Myint Y., Young Chun J., Han J., Hwang W., Sari N., Matsuda T.

Five-year Survival Predictors for Breast Cancer in Women: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Menezes M., Tavares C., Vaez A., Martins-Filho P., Almeida A., Gonçalves L.

Cancer Incidence in Nepal: A Three-Year Trend Analysis 2013-2015

Shrestha G., Neupane P., Lamichhane N., Acharya B., Siwakoti B., Subedi K., Pradhananga K., Mulmi R.

Knowledge and Attitudes of Nursing Students Towards Smokeless Tobacco and Areca Nut Control in Central Province of Sri Lanka

Hettiarachchi P., Jayasooriya P., Amarasinghe H., Siriwardena B., Wijerathne D., Kithalawa arachchi S., Tilakaratne W., Jayasinghe R.

Mongolian Breast Cancer Incidence: A Follow-up Report

Shreves A., Davaasambuu G., Raj P., Troisi R.

Advanced Lung Cancer Survival in Times of Economic Hardship: A Greek Paradigm

Miltiadou K., Kalantzis I., Paraskeva M., Solomos Z., Tsifi A., Theodoridis D., Riza E., Triantafyllou K., Kosmas C.

Life of an Oncologist after COVID-19 Pandemic

Dewan A., Dewan A., K., Mitra S.

Tobacco Smoking and Risk of Novel Coronavirus Infection

Dubey A., Saini D., Roy S., Bharat R., Bentrad V., Yau C., Wallbridge I., Shankar A.

How We Treat Genitourinary Cancers During COVID-19 Pandemic?

Dabkara D., Ganguly S., Ghosh J., Patel A., Batra A., Krushna Das C., Tilak T., Biswas B.

A Comprehensive Review on the Working of a Radiation Oncology Facility During the Covid-19 Pandemic and Adapting it for South Asian Settings

Haresh K., Izzuddeen Y., Gupta A., Kumar N., Bora D., Pandjatcharam J., Bahl A., Velu U., Pandit S., Ajitha K., V., Rana K., M., M., Obeysekara L., Gupta S., Rath G. K.

Guidance for Facing Dilemmas of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Clinicians in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic: An Iranian Consensus

Mousavi S., A., Rad S., Rostami T., Vaezi M., Kamranzadeh H., Babakhani D., Tavakoli S., Barkhordar M., Bahri T., Hedayatiasl A., Kiumarsi A.

Symptom and Anxiety Assessment in Gynecologic Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy

Viriyasiri P., Phutthikiat P., Phonmak P., Krutjaikla P., Ongtip S., Suprasert P.

Liver Resection in a Tertiary University Hospital in Damascus- trends Related to the Political Strife and Social Crisis

Ahmad B., Marwa M., E., Turkmani K., Ahmad T., Baghdadi R., Aboudamaah S., Alkhatib K., Ahmad M.

Multiple Primary Tumours, How Frequent we can Offer Curative Therapy?

Elemam O., Abdelkhalek S., Abdelmoety D., Baraka R., Yousef M.

Breast Cancer Awareness and Detection of Asymptomatic Cases Using Breast Palpation and Fine-needle Aspiration in Bafoussam, Cameroon

Richard T., S., Ndopwang L., C.C. Seke Etet P., F. Nwabo Kamdje A., H. Mohamadou H., Phelix Bruno T., Nangue C.

Radiotherapy Interruption in Cancer Patients: Rates and Causes at Ahvaz Golestan Hospital

razmjoo s., Haghi N., Tahmasebi Birgani M., J., Arvandi S., Hosseini S., M., Shahbazian H., javan M. r.

Prognostic value of vitamin-D level in non-metastatic breast cancer patients in Saudi Arabia.

Elsamany S., Elemam O., Zeeneldin A., Elmorsy S., Khatry A., Alhuthali F., Alsayed s.

Effects of regular bra-wearing on acute skin toxicity in breast-conserving radiotherapy women

Thongkhao P., Peerawong T., Bridhikitti J., Jiratrachu R., Suwanraksa C., Geater A.

ThinPrep Pap Test for Diagnosis of Cervical Cancer in Early Stages

Sabour S., Abbasnezhad O., Dastranj Tabrizi A., Vahedi A., Mostafidi E.

Discordance of Histo-pathological Diagnosis of Patients with Soft Tissue Sarcoma Referred to Tertiary Care Center

Rastogi S., Aggarwal A., Shishak S., Barwad A., Dhamija E., Pandey R., Mridha A., R., kumar V., Khan S., S.V. Deo7 S., Sharma M.

Factors Associated with Mortality in Patients with Gastric Cancer at a Reference Hospital

Arruda Aragão F., B., Bastos dos Santos G., R., da Silva Brasil G., V., Carvalho Campelo B., Coelho Galvão A., P.,íc., F., dos Santos Pereira J., F., Vasques R., R., de Figueiredo Fáb., V., dos Santos de Oliveira A., Môn., A., Diniz Pinho J., Lopes da Silva R.

Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia: A Tunisian Multicenter Study

Rachdi H., Mokrani A., Batti R., Raies H., Touhami O., Ayadi M., Meddeb K., Letaief F., Yahiaoui Y., Chraiet N., Mezlini A.

Knowledge and Awareness of Breast Self-Examination among Secondary School Girls in Seremban, Negeri Sembilan

Che Mut N., A., I., Abu Bakar N., H., Kamal I., Abdullah Suhaimi S., A., Mawaddah Mohammad N., Ahmad R., Mohd Zain N.

Hope and Life Engagement of Cancer Patıents at the Advanced Stage

Nural N., Çıracı Yaşar Y., Gülhan Güner S.çi.

Thyroid Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus in an Iranian Elderly Woman

Nemati M., Roshani Asl E., Haghshenas V., Rashidi s., Ahmadi Z., Taushih B.

The Effect of Curcumin in Combination Chemotherapy with 5-FU on non-Malignant Fibroblast Cells

Sarkhosh H., Mahmoudi R., Malekpour M., Ahmadi Z., Akbarzadeh Khiyavi A.

Molecular Monitoring of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia in Chronic Phase (CML-CP)

Payandeh M., Aeinfar M., Yari S., Yari K., Sadeghi M.

Descriptive Epidemiology of Malignant primary osteosarcoma in Tunisia 1980-2016

Ksontini F., Guermazi F., Khadija M., Amina M., Yosra Y., Azza G., Henda R., Nesrine C., Mouna A., Amel M.

Multiple Primary Cancers in North Tunisia, 2000 - 2009

Ben Ayoub W., Ben Khadhra H., Khiari H., Ben Abdallah M., Boussen H., Hsairi M.

Factors Associated with High Mortality of Gastric Adenocarcinoma in Thailand Versus Japan

Pittayanon R., Uedo N., Praipisut T., Tounai Y., Rerknimitr R., Kullavanijaya P.

Leukemia Epidemiology in Karbala province of Iraq

Mjali A., Hasan Jaleel Al-Shammari H., Tawfeeq Abbas N., Deheyaa Azeez Z., Khudhair Abbas S.

mRNA Biomarkers for Detection of Oral Squamous Cell Cancer

Rashid F., Naji T., Mohamadnia A., Bahrami N.

Screening and Early Diagnosis of Breast Cancer: Assessment of Knowledge and Practical Abilities of Final Year Nursing and Midwifery Students in Health Schools of Ouagadougou

Zongo N., Marthe Sandrine S.,/L., Aboubacar B., H. Chantal S., Augustin Tozoula B., Gilbert B., Adama S., Ahmadou D.

Impact of Monthly 120 Mg Denosumab on Bone Metabolism in Bone-metastatic Prostate Cancer Undergoing Androgen Deprivation Therapy

Miyakawa J., Taguchi S., Suzuki M., Endo K., Nose Y., Sato T., Ishikawa A., Fukuhara H., Homma Y.

Association of the s1799724 and rs1800629 Polymorphisms of the TNF-α Gene with Susceptibility to Cervical Cancer: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis based on 24 Case-Control Studies

Hamadani S., Kamali M., Hantoushzadeh S., Tabatabaee R., S., Neamatzadeh H., Foroughi E., Haghighi F., Zare-Shehneh M., Hejazian-Yazdi E. A.

Determinants of Beneficiary Effects of Physical Activity among Adult Population in US

Ayubi E., Khazaei S., Mansori K., Safiri S., Sani M., Mousavi Jarrahi A.

Surveying Mutation of FLT3 Genes in Children with Acute Leukemia

Sheikhi M., Zaker F., Javadi G., Hashemi M., Razmkhah F., Movafagh A.