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Prognosis of Testicular Cancer

Life Expectancy and Survival Rates

Average life years lost from Testicular Cancer: 36.3 years (SEER)1 ...see also deaths and Testicular Cancer

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Testicular Cancer: 360 estimated deaths for testicular cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)

Estimated mortality rate for Testicular Cancer from incidence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 360 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 360 estimated deaths for testicular cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004))
  • Incidence: 7,500 (USA annual incidence calculated from this data: 7,500 annual cases in USA (SEER 2002 estimate)
  • 4.8% (ratio of deaths to incidence).
  • See also Deaths and Testicular Cancer and Overview of Testicular Cancer.

Complications:

Complications of Testicular Cancer may include:

Complications of Testicular Cancer from the Diseases Database include:


Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Testicular Cancer.

Survival Rate Statistics for Testicular Cancer

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

  • 96% of white people survive 5 years for testicular cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 87% of African American people survive 5 years for testicular cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 96% survive 5 years for testicular cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 93.3% of people with testicular cancer survive after 5 years in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for black men with testicular cancer is 87.3% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for men with testicular cancer is 93.3% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for white men with testicular cancer is 93.6% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with testicular cancer is 96.7% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with testicular cancer is 93.2% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-39 with testicular cancer is 98% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • more survival rate statistics...»

Death Statistics for Testicular Cancer

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

  • 360 estimated male deaths for testicular cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • more death statistics...»

Testicular Cancer: Research More

About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Testicular Cancer usually refers to the likely outcome of Testicular Cancer. The prognosis of Testicular Cancer may include the duration of Testicular Cancer, chances of complications of Testicular Cancer, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Testicular Cancer, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Testicular Cancer. 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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