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Eyelid Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have this type of cancer each year and some general survival information. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

Eyelid cancer is rare; however, 90% of those diagnosed are basal cell carcinoma. Other types of eyelid cancer are much less common.

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor - GIST - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have this type of 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.

Each year, approximately 4,000 to 5,000 adults in the United States will be diagnosed with a GIST. The most common locations in the body are in the stomach (60% of people with GIST) and small intestine (30% of people with GIST). The remaining types of GISTs mostly start in the rectum, colon, and esophagus.

Germ Cell Tumor - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children have this type of 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.

Extracranial, extragonadal germ cell tumors are rare.

Extracranial germ cell tumors, including those that occur in the reproductive organs, account for about 3% of all tumors in children younger than 20 and about 14% in adolescents age 15 to 19.

Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have 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.

Overall, GTTs are rare. In the United States, GTTs account for less than 1% of all cancers that start in a woman's reproductive system (a grouping called gynecologic cancers). A hydatidiform mole may develop in one in 1,000 pregnancies, and 15% of these cases become cancerous (malignant).

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