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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 and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on many factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 2,350 men in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer. It is estimated 440 men will die from breast cancer this year.

Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioglioma - Childhood - 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 and it explains what risk factors are and how the causes of DIG are unknown. Or, use the menu on the side of your screen to choose another section to continue reading this guide.

Retinoblastoma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children are diagnosed with this type of cancer each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

An estimated 280 children in the United States will be diagnosed annually with retinoblastoma. Most children who are diagnosed with retinoblastoma are younger than five years old. Retinoblastoma makes up 2% of all cancers diagnosed in children before the age of 15.

Leukemia - Chronic Myeloid - CML - Statistics

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

About 10% of all leukemia is CML. This year, an estimated 6,660 people (3,530 men and 3,130 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with CML. Most of these will be adults. CML is rare in children.

Leukemia - Chronic Lymphocytic - CLL - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of leukemia each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 14,620 people of all ages (8,140 men and 6,480 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with CLL. CLL is more common in older adults. The average age of people diagnosed with CLL is 71. CLL is rare in children.

Neuroblastoma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children are diagnosed with neuroblastoma each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

Neuroblastoma accounts for 6% of all childhood cancers in the United States, with about 700 children younger than 15 diagnosed each year. It is the third most common tumor in children and the most common cancer in babies younger than one.

Craniopharyngioma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children are diagnosed with craniopharyngioma each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

Craniopharyngioma accounts for approximately 6% of all brain tumors in children.  It is diagnosed most often between the ages of 5 and 14, but it is possible for a person of any age to be diagnosed with craniopharyngioma.

Brain Tumor - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with a brain tumor each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 22,850 adults (12,900 men and 9,950 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with primary cancerous tumors of the brain and spinal cord. It is estimated that 15,320 adults (8,940 men and 6,380 women) will die from this disease this year.

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