Five year cancer survival rates
  • Jun 23, 2016

Five Year Cancer Survival Rates

  1. Percentage of patients deceased within five years after diagnosis:
a) Gallbladder cancer __ 97%
b) Pancreatic cancer  __ 93%
c) Liver cancer  __ 83.90%
d)  Lung cancer  __ 83.40%
e) Esophageal cancer __ 82.70%
f) Stomach cancer __ 72.30%
g) Brain cancer __ 66.50%
h) Ovarian cancer __ 55.80%
i) Leukemia __ 44.30%
j) Laryngeal cancer __ 39.40%
k) Oral cancer __ 37.80%
l) Colon cancer __ 35.10%
m) Bone cancer __ 33.60%
n) Cervical cancer __ 32.10%
o) Non-Hodgkin lymphoma __ 30.70%
p) Kidney cancer __ 28.20%
q) Bladder cancer __ 22.10%
r) Uterine cancer __ 18.50%
s) Breast cancer __ 10.80%
t) Skin cancer __ 8.70%
u) Thyroid cancer __ 2.30%
v) Prostate cancer __ 0.80%
 
 Source:  http://www.cancer.gov/statistics/find
 (US Statistics from the period between 2003 and 2009)


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