Uterine cancer

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Uterine cancer statistics

To provide the most current cancer statistics, statistical methods are used to estimate the number of new cancer cases and deaths until actual data become available.

Incidence and mortality

Incidence is the total number of new cases of cancer. Mortality is the number of deaths due to cancer.

An estimated 7,300 Canadian women will be diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2017. An estimated 1,150 will die from the disease.

For more information about cancer statistics, go to the Canadian Cancer Statistics publication.

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Morgan Smith Even though we are high school students, we were able to raise so much money for the Canadian Cancer Society. It just goes to show what can happen when a small group of people come together for a great cause.

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