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Table 3 Perception of participants on self-vulnerability to bladder cancer (BC)

From: Knowledge, perception and screening of local dye workers regarding urinary bladder cancer in Ghana

Variable Strongly agree Agree Don’t know Disagree Strongly disagree
Respondent believes that they are at a higher risk of getting BC than other men 10 20 17 32 25
Respondent believes that they are likely to get BC in future 16 26 11 36 17
Respondent believes that some people fear dying from BC if they get to know their status 59 21 12 9 3
Respondent believes that there is no prevention of BC 40 12 10 37 5
Respondent believes that if one already has BC, it is too late to get treatment 12 18 20 39 11
Respondent believes that BC kills even if diagnosed early or treated 21 14 18 23 28
Respondent believes that regular checking for BC indicates that one has BC 27 37 14 16 11