Silver Book Fact

In 2007, an estimated 2,340 people (1,310 men and 1,030 women) will be diagnosed with eye and orbit cancers.

American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures 2007. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society; 2007. http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2007pwsecuredpdf.pdf

Reference

Title
Cancer Facts & Figures 2007
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Publication Date
2007
Authors
American Cancer Society
URL
Read Full Resource

Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Prevalence & Incidence

Related Facts

  • The average 5 year costs of cancer vary depending on the type of cancer. In 2004, it cost $20,000 every 5 years for patients with breast cancer or melanoma–it cost…  
  • Age-Adjusted Cancer Death Rates, Males by Site, US, 1930-2004  
  • In 2013, an estimated 500,000 Americans were predicted to die from cancer.  
  • There are more than 430,000 Americans alive today who have been diagnosed with lung cancer.  
  • In 2015, an estimated 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer are expected to be diagnosed.