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Lymphoma - Non-Hodgkin - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children and adolescents are diagnosed with this type of lymphoma 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.

NHL accounts for about 7% of all cancers in children and teens under age 20. It is the fourth most common cancer diagnosed in children age 14 and younger. This year about 800 children will be diagnosed with NHL. NHL occurs 2 to 3 times more often in boys than girls. 

Lymphoma - Hodgkin - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children and adolescents are diagnosed with this type of lymphoma 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.

Hodgkin lymphoma accounts for about 6% of all childhood cancers. It is most common in teens between the ages of 15 and 19.

Melanoma - 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.

Mesothelioma - 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.

It is estimated that about 3,000 people are diagnosed with mesothelioma each year in the United States. Mesothelioma occurs more often in men. The average age for a pleural mesothelioma diagnosis is 69. 

Colorectal 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.

In the United States, colorectal cancer is the fourth most common cancer diagnosed each year for all adults combined. Separately, it is the third most common cancer in men and third most common cancer in women.

Stomach 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 26,370 (16,480 men and 9,890 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with stomach cancer.

It is estimated that 10,730 deaths (6,540 men and 4,190 women) from this disease will occur this year.

Pleuropulmonary Blastoma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children 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.

PPB is rare. PPB occurs most often in children younger than 12, with most kids diagnosed between the ages of 3 to 4. PPB is rarely diagnosed in teenagers and adults. PPB occurs about equally in boys and girls.

Craniopharyngioma - Childhood - Statistics

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

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.

Sarcoma, Soft Tissue - 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, approximately 12,310 people (6,980 men and 5,330 women) will be diagnosed with soft-tissue sarcoma in the United States. An estimated 4,990 adults and children (2,680 males and 2,310 females) are expected to die of the disease this year.

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