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Incidence Statistics for Types of Abdominal Cancer

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

Incidence Statistics for Types of Abdominal Cancer


Incidence Estimate

US people estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

pancreatic cancer approx 1 in 8,976 or 0.01% or 30,300 people in USA 30,299 30,300 annual cases (SEER 2002 estimate)
stomach cancer approx 1 in 12,592 or 0.01% or 21,600 people in USA 21,599 21,600 annual cases (SEER 2002 estimate); about 24,000 annual cases in the United States (NCI)
liver cancer approx 1 in 16,385 or 0.01% or 16,600 people in USA 16,599 16,600 annual cases (SEER 2002 estimate)
bowel/colorectal cancer N/A N/A No information
renal cancer N/A N/A No information
ovarian cancer approx 1 in 11,673 or 0.01% or 23,300 people in USA 23,300 23,300 annual cases in USA (SEER 2002 estimate); about 1 in 57 women in the United States (NCI)
uterine cancer N/A N/A No information

Types of Abdominal Cancer

For more information about types of Abdominal Cancer, refer to our section on types of Abdominal Cancer.

About incidence:

The medical term 'incidence' of Abdominal Cancer usually refers to the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Abdominal Cancer. Prevalence is a different medical disease measure that refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Abdominal Cancer 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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