Friday, June 21, 2013

2013 Oral Cancer Statistics (From the National Cancer Institute)





2013 Oral Cancer Statistics
(From the National Cancer Institute)

41,380 Estimated New Cases
7,890 Estimated Deaths
95% of oral cancers occur in people over the age of 40.


Early detection can increase 5 year survival rates to 83% compared to 32% for oral cancers that are detected later and have spread.



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