Special Report

Cancers With the Highest and Lowest Survival Rates

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8. Urinary bladder
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 78.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 72.0%
> New cases in 2016: 73,469 (or 19 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 16,646 (or 4 per 100,000 people)

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7. Corpus and Uterus, NOS
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 83.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 87.0%
> New cases in 2016: 56,808 (or 27 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 10,733 (or 5 per 100,000 people)

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6. Hodgkin Lymphoma
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 88.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 72.0%
> New cases in 2016: 8,389 (or 3 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 1,000 (or 0 per 100,000 people)

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5. Female Breast
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 91.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 75.0%
> New cases in 2016: 245,299 (or 124 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 41,487 (or 20 per 100,000 people)

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4. Melanomas of the Skin
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 94.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 82.0%
> New cases in 2016: 82,476 (or 22 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 8,188 (or 2 per 100,000 people)