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Common Cancer Types

This list of the most common cancer types includes has been compiled using statistics from the American Cancer Society and other sources.

The following table gives the estimated numbers of new cases and deaths for each common cancer type:

Cancer Type (Estimated New Cases) <Estimated Deaths>
Cancer Type-Bladder (67,160) <13,750
Cancer Type-Breast (Female -- Male) (178,480 -- 2,030) <40,460 -- 450>
Cancer Type-Colon and Rectal (Combined)(153,760) <52,180>
Cancer Type-Endometrial (39,080) <7,400>
Cancer Type-Kidney (Renal Cell) Cancer (43,512) <10,957>
Cancer Type-Leukemia (All) (44,240) <21,790>
Cancer Type-Lung (Including Bronchus) (213,380) <160,390>
Cancer Type-Melanoma (59,940) <8,110>
Cancer Type-Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (63,190) <18,660>
Cancer Type-Pancreatic (37,170) <33,370>
Cancer Type-Prostate (218,890) <27,050>
Cancer Type-Skin (Non-melanoma) (>1,000,000) <<2,000>
Cancer Type-Thyroid (33,550) <1,530>

References
American Cancer Society: Cancer Facts and Figures 2007. Atlanta, Ga: American Cancer Society, 2007. Also available online. Last accessed January 18, 2007.

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