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Prognosis of Myeloma

Life Expectancy and Survival Rates

Average life years lost from Myeloma: 13.3 years (SEER)1 ...see also deaths and Myeloma

Complications:

Complications of Myeloma from the Diseases Database include:


Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Myeloma.

Survival Rate Statistics for Myeloma

The following are statistics from various sources about the survival rate for Myeloma:

  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with myeloma is 57.7% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with myeloma is 19.1% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-39 with myeloma is 80% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 15-39 with myeloma is 46% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 40-49 with myeloma is 84% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 40-49 with myeloma is 42% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 50-59 with myeloma is 76% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 50-59 with myeloma is 33% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 60-69 with myeloma is 66% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 60-69 with myeloma is 24% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • more survival rate statistics...»

Death Statistics for Myeloma

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths related to Myeloma:

  • Estimated 60,400 deaths in the USA 2004 for leukemia/lymphoma/myeloma (The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Web Site, 2004)
  • 1 death occurs every 9 minutes in the USA for leukemia/lymphoma/myeloma (The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Web Site, 2004)
  • Estimated 640,000 people in the USA with leukemia/lymphoma/myeloma (The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Web Site, 2004)
  • 11,016 deaths reported in USA 1999 for multiple myeloma and other immunoproliferative syndromes (NVSR Sep 2001)
  • 11,070 estimated deaths for multiple myeloma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 5,430 estimated male deaths for multiple myeloma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 5,640 estimated female deaths for multiple myeloma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • more death statistics...»

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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Myeloma usually refers to the likely outcome of Myeloma. The prognosis of Myeloma may include the duration of Myeloma, chances of complications of Myeloma, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Myeloma, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Myeloma. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.



Footnotes:
1. SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1975-2000, National Cancer Institute (NCI)
 

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