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Incidence Statistics for Types of Head and neck tumors

The information below shows a list of types of Head and neck tumors, with information as to the annual incidence of each of these types of Head and neck tumors. Estimates of the people affected each year are calculated based on the available statistics.

Incidence Statistics for Types of Head and neck tumors

Disease

Incidence Estimate

US people estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

Upper Aerodigestive Tract NK/T cell lymphoma N/A N/A No information
Extra-upper Aerodigestive Tract NK/T cell lymphoma N/A N/A No information
Extranodal NK/T cell lymphoma, nasal type N/A N/A No information
Extranodal NK/T cell lymphoma, nasal N/A N/A No information
Head Cancer N/A N/A No information
Neck Cancer N/A N/A No information
Lip and oral cavity cancer N/A N/A No information
Salivary gland cancer, adult N/A N/A No information
Hypopharyngeal cancer N/A N/A No information
Throat cancer N/A N/A No information
Oral cancer approx 1 in 9,411 or 0.01% or 28,900 people in USA 28,900 28,900 annual cases (SEER 2002 estimate)
Oropharyngeal cancer, adult N/A N/A No information
Tongue Cancer approx 1 in 37,158 or 0.00% or 7,320 people in USA 7,320 7,320 new cases for tongue cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
Mouth cancer approx 1 in 26,984 or 0.00% or 10,080 people in USA 10,080 10,080 new cases for mouth cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
Lip cancer N/A N/A No information
Gum cancer N/A N/A No information
Palate cancer N/A N/A No information
Salivary gland cancer N/A N/A No information
Parotid gland cancer N/A N/A No information
Tonsil cancer N/A N/A No information
Pharynx cancer approx 1 in 32,969 or 0.00% or 8,250 people in USA 8,250 8,250 new cases for pharynx cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
Nasopharynx cancer N/A N/A No information
Sinus cancer N/A N/A No information
Cancer of floor of mouth N/A N/A No information
Paranasal sinus cancer, adult N/A N/A No information
Metastatic squamous neck cancer with occult primary N/A N/A No information
Rhabdomyosarcoma of the orbit N/A N/A No information
Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal 1 N/A N/A No information
Carcinoma, squamous cell of head and neck N/A N/A No information
Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal 2 N/A N/A No information
Pindborg Tumor N/A N/A No information
Sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma N/A N/A No information
Epithelial-myoepithelial carcinoma N/A N/A No information
Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma N/A N/A No information
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma N/A N/A No information
Oral squamous cell carcinoma N/A N/A No information
Cervical Teratoma N/A N/A No information
Adenoid cystic carcinoma N/A N/A No information
Ameloblastoma N/A N/A No information
Dental tissue neoplasm N/A N/A No information
Odontoma -- dysphagia syndrome N/A N/A No information
Optic pathway glioma N/A N/A No information
Acromegaly due to growth hormone-secreting pituitary adenoma N/A N/A No information
Lactotroph adenoma N/A N/A No information
Vagal Paraganglioma N/A N/A No information
Subependymoma N/A N/A No information
Craniosynostosis exostoses nevus epibulbar dermoid N/A N/A No information
Juvenile angiofibroma N/A N/A No information
Aplasia cutis congenita -- epibulbar dermoids N/A N/A No information
Glomus tympanicum N/A N/A No information
Aggressive fibromatosis -- parapharyngeal space N/A N/A No information
Esthesioneuroblastoma N/A N/A No information
Jones syndrome N/A N/A No information
Lymphadenosis benigna orbitae N/A N/A No information

Types of Head and neck tumors

For more information about types of Head and neck tumors, refer to our section on types of Head and neck tumors.

About incidence:

The medical term 'incidence' of Head and neck tumors usually refers to the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Head and neck tumors. Prevalence is a different medical disease measure that refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Head and neck tumors at any given time (e.g. prevalence includes people who have had a medical condition for a long time). For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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