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Childhood Cancer - Statistics

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

In general, cancer in children and teenagers is uncommon, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer cases in the United States. This year, an estimated 10,380 children (younger than 15) and about 5,000 adolescents aged 15 to 19 will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States.

Cervical Cancer - Statistics

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

This year, an estimated 12,900 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. It is estimated that 4,100 deaths from the disease will occur this year.

Melanoma - Statistics

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

This year an estimated 73,870 adults (42,670 men and 31,200 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with invasive melanoma, which is melanoma that extends deep into the skin. It is estimated that 9,940 deaths (6,640 men and 3,300 women) from melanoma will occur this year.

Lymphoma - Non-Hodgkin - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people are diagnosed with this type of lymphoma 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 71,850 people (39,850 men and 32,000 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with NHL. While some subtypes of NHL are common in children, NHL is more common in adults overall. NHL is the sixth most common cancer in women and the sixth most common cancer in men.

Appendix Cancer - Statistics

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

Primary appendix cancer is cancer that starts in the appendix. This is uncommon, accounting for about 0.5% of all intestinal cancers.

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