Don’t delay diagnosis of cancer

ACCORDING to the Malaysia National Cancer Registry Report (2012-2016), about 63.7% of cancer patients were already in their advanced stage (stages III and IV) at the time of their diagnosis.

Detecting cancer early can drastically improve the patient’s survival and quality of life. This in turn will significantly reduce the cost and complexity of treatment.

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