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Meningioma - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with meningioma 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.

A primary brain tumor is a tumor that begins in the brain. In the United States, meningioma accounts for more than 36% of primary brain tumors. About 24,880 people will be diagnosed with meningioma in 2016.

Astrocytoma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children are diagnosed with astrocytoma 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.

Approximately 4,000 CNS tumors are diagnosed each year in children younger than 20. About 35% of childhood brain tumors are astrocytomas.

Adrenal Gland Tumor - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of tumor 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.

A primary adrenal gland tumor is very uncommon. Exact statistics are not available for this type of tumor in the United States.

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor - GIST - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of tumor 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 on the side of your screen.

Each year, approximately 4,000 to 5,000 adults in the United States will be diagnosed with a GIST. About 60% of GISTs begin in the stomach, and approximately 30% develop in the small intestine. The remaining types of GISTs mostly start in the rectum, colon, and esophagus.

Anal 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 8,080 adults (2,920 men and 5,160) women in the United States will be diagnosed with anal cancer.

It is estimated that 1,080 deaths (440 men and 640 women) from this disease will occur this year.

Leukemia - B-cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia and Hairy Cell Leukemia - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with leukemia 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 60,140 people of all ages (34,090 men and boys and 26,050 women and girls) in the United States will be diagnosed with leukemia.

HIV and AIDS-Related Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with an HIV/AIDS-related 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.

Kaposi sarcoma is the most common HIV/AIDS-related cancer, and it is more common in men than women. Due to improved HIV treatment, Kaposi sarcoma rates have decreased, with about 6 new people diagnosed each year for every 1 million people in the United States.

Leukemia - Acute Myeloid - AML - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with AML 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 19,950 people of all ages (11,130 men and boys and 8,820 women and girls) in the United States will be diagnosed with AML. AML is the second most common type of leukemia diagnosed in both adults and children.

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