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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 on the side of your screen.

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.

Leukemia - Acute Lymphoblastic - ALL - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children 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 on the side of your screen.

ALL is the most common type of childhood cancer. Approximately 3 of 4 children who are diagnosed with leukemia are diagnosed with ALL. It is most common in children younger than 5.

Endocrine Tumor - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have 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 on the side of your screen.

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. 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.

Ependymoma - Childhood - Statistics

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

Ependymoma occurs most often in young children, accounting for about 9% of all childhood brain cancers. About 200 children are diagnosed each year.

Lymphoma - Non-Hodgkin - Statistics

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

This year, an estimated 72,580 people (40,170 men and 32,410 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with NHL. While some subtypes of NHL are common in children, NHL is far more common in adults overall. NHL is the sixth most common cancer in both men and women.

Multiple Myeloma - 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 on the side of your screen.

Multiple myeloma is not a common cancer. In the United States, the lifetime risk for multiple myeloma is 1 in 143. This year, an estimated 30,300 adults (17,900 men and 12,430 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with multiple myeloma.

Lymphoma - Hodgkin - Statistics

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

This year, an estimated 8,500 people (4,790 men and 3,710 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma.

Kidney Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn 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 on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 62,700 adults (39,650 men and 23,050 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with kidney cancer and renal pelvic cancer. Kidney cancer is the seventh most common cancer for men, and it is the tenth most common cause of cancer for women.

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