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How many new cases of cervical cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many cervical cancer deaths per year?  what percentage is from hpv?

How many new cases of cervical cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many cervical cancer deaths per year?  what percentage is from hpv?

Cervical Cancer Data: Estimated new cases and deaths from cervical cancer in the United States in 2012: new cases: 12, 170; deaths: 4, 220. The age-adjusted incidence rate was 8.1 per 100, 000 women per year. Almost all cases of cervical cancer are estimated to be due to hpv infection. Even so, most women with this infection do not get cervical cancer. See: http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/types/cervical. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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How many new cases of anal cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many anal cancer deaths per year?  what % is female?  what % overall is from hpv?

How many new cases of anal cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many anal cancer deaths per year?  what % is female?  what % overall is from hpv?

Anal Cancer: Estimated new cases and deaths from anal cancer in the United States in 2012: new cases: 6, 230; deaths: 780. Incidence rate was 1.6 per 100, 000 men and women per year. For example, 0.06% of men will develop cancer of the anus, anal canal, and anorectum between their 50th and 70th birthdays compared to 0.09% for women. Hpv is the leading cause and is detected in the majority of anal cancers. ...Read more

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How many new cases of throat cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many throat cancer deaths per year?  what % is female?  what % overall is from hpv?

How many new cases of throat cancer per year in the u.S.?  how many throat cancer deaths per year?  what % is female?  what % overall is from hpv?

Throat cancer: In the United States, 14, 290 new cases of throat cancer are reported a year. For both men and women. The death rate for them was about 1.3 per 100, 000 people in a population. The odds of hpv-positive throat cancer doubled in individuals who reported between 1 and 5 lifetime oral sexual partners.The risk increased five-fold in those patients with 6 or more oral sexual partners. Males have more risk. ...Read more

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How many die of cancer each year in asia?

How many die of cancer each year in asia?

Too maney: Asia has billions of people, diverse back ground, of many nations , how you are going to find out. ...Read more

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How many cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed each year in age groups UNDER 50 years of age?

How many cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed each year in age groups UNDER 50 years of age?

Colorectal cancer: Tough question to answer. Each year there are about 135,000 new cases of colorectal cancer diagnosed in the US. In my experience I would guess less than 20% of the colorectal cancers I see are in patients under 50. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is the deadliest form of cancer? Which cancer claims the most lives? How many people die of cancer per year?

What is the deadliest form of cancer? Which cancer claims the most lives?
How many people die of cancer per year?

Lung : Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer related deaths in men and women among all ethnic groups in the United States. Cancer kills approximately 550, 000 americans every year. ...Read more

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What are average years people can live with cervial cancer?

What are average years people can live with cervial cancer?

Depends: Early stage cervical cancer, if treated correctly, may not affect a person's life span. After that it depends on the stage of the cancer and response to treatment. ...Read more

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In japan what is number of people diagnosed with breast cancer each year?

In japan what is number of people diagnosed with breast cancer each year?

Less than americans: I did not see any recent numbers but in general women in japan develop breast cancer at a lower rate than american women. This is mainly due to diet and lifestyle. See this article for more information: http://www.Med.Or.Jp/english/journal/pdf/2009_01/039_044.Pdf. ...Read more

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How many deaths every year are caused by cardiovascular disease vs cancer in old people?

How many deaths every year are caused by cardiovascular disease vs cancer in old people?

See below: It changes every year: for 2009, the latest data from the center for disease control are: cv disease: 598, 607 malignant diseases: 568, 668 this is for all ages. Here is the actual data if you want more detail: http://www.Cdc.Gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr59/nvsr59_04.Pdf. ...Read more

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What are the chances of a 30-year-old male having colorectal cancer? Exactly how many cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed in this age group?

What are the chances of a 30-year-old male having colorectal cancer? Exactly how many cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed in this age group?

Unlikely: With knowing just your age, rest assured, it's very unlikely. Generally speaking, colorectal cancers are one of the cancers where routine screening is known to improve survival rates. The recommended screening schedule depends on your risk level and is outlined nicely here: http://bit.ly/2nexSdl
If you are still pretty worried, a longer talk with your Doctor may help. Try not to stress too much ...Read more

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What is the number of patients who acquiare nosocomial infections per year?

What is the number of patients who acquiare nosocomial infections per year?

Varies...Estimates: In the United States, the centers for disease control and prevention estimated roughly 1.7 million hospital-associated infections, from all types of microorganisms, including bacteria, combined, cause or contribute to 99, 000 deaths each year. ...Read more

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How risky is HPV in young women? Chance of persistence vs resolvation? Percentage of women that had the infection? Also clearance for multiple strains

How risky is HPV in young women? Chance of persistence vs resolvation? Percentage of women that had the infection? Also clearance for multiple strains

Lifelong issue: In the pre-vaccine era, 70% of women attending college health clinics tested positive for some strain of HPV by their Sophomore year. Those with visible features like warts may have clearance of visible lesions but the virus can persist within the tissues for decades. Those with no visible lesions can lay dormant for decades before emerging to trigger cancerous change. ...Read more

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How many new cases of breast cancer happen in the united states in a year?

How many new cases of breast cancer happen in the united states in a year?

About 227,000: The american cancer society's most recent estimates for breast cancer in the United States are for 2012: about 226, 870 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women. About 63, 300 new cases of carcinoma in situ (cis) will be diagnosed (cis is non-invasive and is the earliest form of breast cancer). About 39, 510 women will die from breast cancer. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what number of non-smokers die of cancer each year in the us?

Can you tell me what number of non-smokers die of cancer each year in the us?

About 1/3 of all: Cancer deaths in the us are related to smoking. About 500, 000 people die of cancer each year, which means about 320, 000 or so of those deaths are in non-smokers. However, since smokers are now only 18% of the population, their risk of cancer is twice that of non-smokers in general, and for some cancers (like lung) 85+% of cases are in smokers, and for head/neck cancer 90% are smokers/drinkers. ...Read more

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How many cases of colon cancer among people in the 20s age froup?

How many cases of colon cancer among people in the 20s age froup?

Rare BUT...: There are cancer-family syndrome in which many of the affected individuals have colon cancer by their mid-20's. If you have any reason to ask, a good primary care physician will tell you whether the risk warrants being 'scoped. ...Read more

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How many cases of myocarditis a year in the United States?

How many cases of myocarditis a year in the United States?

Hard to say: Many cases of myocarditis are clinically asymptomatic and resolve without treatment - thus hard to count. As many as 1-5% autopsies show evidence of this condition. One estimate is that there are 24,000-30,000 new cases every year. ...Read more

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How many people develop cancer every day and how many have pancreatic cancer?

How many people develop cancer every day and how many have pancreatic cancer?

Too many: The estimates for all new cancer cases in the U.S. For 2012 is over 1.6 million with just under 44, 000 pancreatic cancer cases. You can view the 2012 cancer statistics at: http://onlinelibrary.Wiley.Com/doi/10.3322/caac.20138/full. ...Read more

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What percentage of people are affected by bone cancer every year?

What percentage of people are affected by bone cancer every year?

Very few: Bone cancer is uncommon, so it is less than 1 percent. Only a few thousand(. ...Read more

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What are the chances of cervical cancer for young people?

What are the chances of cervical cancer for young people?

Not rare: Back in the old days, 30000 americans, many of them young women, died of cancer of the cervix. The only reason this isn't happening nowadays is that we're picking it up earlier and treating it before it fully expresses itself. The hpv vaccine will lower the frequency, but the lesions that precede cervical cancer are very common. ...Read more

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Cervical Cancer (Definition)

An uncontrolled growth of cells in the cervix, the narrow neck-like passage forming the lower end of the uterus. Most cases of cervical cancer should be preventable by HPV vaccinations ...Read more


Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more