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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.

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.

Childhood Cancer - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many children 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 10,450 children (younger than 15) and 5,330 adolescents aged 15 to 19 will be diagnosed with cancer in the United States.

Astrocytoma - Childhood - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have astrocytoma 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 under the age of 20, and about 35% childhood brain tumors are astrocytomas.

Meningioma - Statistics

ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have meningioma 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 the United States, meningioma accounts for more than 35% of primary brain tumors, which are tumors that start in the brain, and occurs in approximately seven of every 100,000 people. Meningioma is rare in children.

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