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Gallbladder 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. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 10,650 adults (4,960 men and 5,690 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with gallbladder and other biliary cancers. It is estimated that 3,630 deaths (1,610 men and 2,020 women) from these diseases will occur this year.

Esophageal 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. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

This year, an estimated 18,170 adults (14,660 men and 3,510 women) in the United States will be diagnosed with esophageal cancer. It is estimated that 15,450 deaths (12,450 men and  3,000 women) from this disease will occur this year. Esophageal cancer is the seventh most common cause of cancer death among men.

Endocrine 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.

Breast Cancer - Metaplastic - 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.

Metaplastic carcinoma of the breast is rare, accounting for less than 1% of all breast cancers.

Breast Cancer - Male - 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.

This year, an estimated 2,360 men in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer. An estimated 430 men will die of breast cancer this year.

Breast Cancer - Inflammatory - Statistics

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Inflammatory breast cancer makes up 1% to 5% of all breast cancers. Because inflammatory breast cancer can grow and spread quickly, it may be advanced at the time of diagnosis and may be treated similarly to a late-stage breast cancer.

Brain Stem Glioma - Childhood - Statistics

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

Approximately 4,000 CNS tumors are diagnosed each year in children younger than 20. Brain stem tumors account for 10% of all childhood brain tumors. After leukemia, CNS tumors are the second most common childhood cancer, accounting for about 21% of cancer in children younger than 15.

Bone 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. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.

Carcinoid 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.

It is estimated that 12,000 people are diagnosed with a carcinoid tumor each year in the United States. The number of carcinoid tumors diagnosed has been increasing, but the reason for this is unknown.

Cervical Cancer - Statistics

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

This year, an estimated 12,360 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cervical cancer. It is estimated that 4,020 deaths from the disease will occur this year.

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