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Uterine Cancer Statistics (US)

http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/uterine/statistics/

Uterine cancer is the fourth most common cancer in women in the United States and the most commonly diagnosed gynecologic cancer.†

In 2010 (the most recent year numbers are available)

  • 44,717 women in the United States were diagnosed with uterine cancer.*†
  • 8,402 women in the United States died from uterine cancer.*†
 
*Incidence counts cover about 97% of the U.S. population; death counts cover about 100% of the U.S. population. Use caution when comparing incidence and death counts.
†Source: U.S. Cancer Statistics Working Group. United States Cancer Statistics: 1999–2010 Incidence and Mortality Web-based Report. Atlanta (GA): Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Cancer Institute; 2013. Available at http://www.cdc.gov/uscs.

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This entry was posted on December 12, 2013 by in Research Updates and tagged .

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