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Lung Cancer - Small Cell - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

This year, an estimated 224,390 adults (117,920 men and 106,470 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with lung cancer. This includes people diagnosed with small cell lung cancer and NSCLC. About 10% to 15% of people diagnosed with lung cancer have small cell lung cancer.

Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioglioma, Childhood Tumor - Statistics

Brain and spinal cord tumors are the second most common type of childhood cancer, after leukemia. However, DIG is a rare type of childhood brain tumor that is found mainly in very young children.

The next section in this guide is Risk Factors. It explains that the causes of DIG are unknown. Or, use the menu to choose another section to continue reading this guide.

Breast Cancer in Men - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many men are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on many factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

This year, an estimated 2,600 men in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer. It is estimated 440 men will die from breast cancer this year.

Esophageal Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

This year, an estimated 16,910 adults (13,460 men and 3,450 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with esophageal cancer.

Penile Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many men are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

This year, an estimated 2,030 men in the United States will be diagnosed with penile cancer.

About 340 men will die from the disease.

Head and Neck Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of cancer. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

Head and neck cancer accounts for about 3% of all cancers in the United States. This year, an estimated 61,760 people (45,330 men and 16,430 women) will develop head and neck cancer.

It is estimated that 13,190 deaths (9,800 men and 3,390 women) from head and neck cancer will occur this year.

Salivary Gland Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

Salivary gland cancer is uncommon in the United States. It is estimated that 1 adult out of 100,000 will be diagnosed with salivary gland cancer this year. This type of cancer makes up less than 1% of all cancers diagnosed in the United States.

Leukemia - Chronic Myeloid - CML - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with CML each year. You will also learn some general information on surviving the disease. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu.

About 10% of all leukemia is CML. This year, an estimated 8,220 people (4,610 men and 3,610 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with CML. Most of these will be adults, with an average age of diagnosis at 64 years. CML is rare in children.

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