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SEER Cancer Statistics Review, 1975-2006

This is a past version of the SEER Cancer Statistics Review that includes statistics from 1975 through 2006. If you would like to view the most recent version of the CSR, please visit the CSR Home Page.

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Contents in PDF

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Summary Figures & Tables
(Excerpts from Overview)
CSR Sections Pages Grouped By Topic
  1. Overview in a single PDF
  2. All Cancer Sites
  3. Brain and Other Nervous
  4. Breast
  5. Cervix Uteri
  6. Colon and Rectum
  7. Corpus Uteri
  8. Esophagus
  9. Hodgkin Lymphoma
  10. Kaposi Sarcoma
  11. Kidney and Renal Pelvis
  12. Larynx
  13. Leukemia
  14. Liver and Bile Duct
  15. Lung and Bronchus
  16. Melanoma of the Skin
  17. Mesothelioma
  18. Myeloma
  19. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  20. Oral Cavity and Pharynx
  21. Ovary
  22. Pancreas
  23. Prostate
  24. Stomach
  25. Testis
  26. Thyroid
  27. Urinary Bladder
  28. Childhood Cancer
  29. Childhood Cancer by the ICCC
  30. Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  31. Benign Brain Tumors
  32. Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer
  33. Veterans Affairs Adjustment
  34. Cause-Specific Survival
  35. Soft Tissue Sarcomas

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Revision History

Date Revision Affected Pages
1/28/2010 A correction was made to Tables 29.3, 29.4 and 29.5. The estimates for site 'X(c) Malignant gonadal germ cell tumors' were incorrect. The correct estimates have been added to the tables. Table 29.3
Table 29.4
Table 29.5

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12/30/2009 A correction was made to page 15 of the technical notes. In the paragraph that begins "The SEER 9 line...", the "(0.2% further adjustment..." was changed from "(0.02% further adjustment..". The following topics were updated:
12/7/2009 Two of the mortality tables from the Appendix chapter did not appear in the appropiate sub-topics of the appendix. The pages have been available in the full Appendix chapter since the mortality data release. The missing pages were added to the appropriate sub-topic. The following topics were updated:
11/6/2009 The delay-adjusted rates presented in Figure 28.1 for Childhood Cancer (Ages < 20) were incorrect for diagnosis years 1981+.
The delay-adjusted rates presented in Figure 28.2 for Brain and CNS (Ages < 15) were incorrect for diagnosis years 1981+.
The graphs have been updated to reflect the correct estimates
Figure 28.1
Figure 28.2

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11/6/2009 A correction was made to the histology codes used to define Intracranial sites (6.2.1) in the adolescent and young adult classification scheme.
The correction affected the results for Females Ages 15-19 on Table 32.4. The rate changed from suppressed due to less than 16 cases to a rate of 0.1 per 100,000.
Table 32.4

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11/6/2009 Figures 16.5 and 16.6 of the Melanoma of the Skin chapter were not correctly formatted into the chapter.
Figure 16.5 was not displayed correctly, and Figure 16.6 was not included in the chapter. The corrected figures have been added to the chapter and affected topics.
Figure 16.5
Figure 16.6

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05/29/2009 Mortality estimates were added to the Cancer Statistics Review. Mortality estimates were added to existing pages and new pages that consist only of mortality estimates were added to the report.
05/29/2009 Section 35. Soft Tissue Sarcomas was added to the Cancer Statistics Review. Soft Tissue Sarcomas
05/29/2009 Graphs comparing SEER 9 delay adjusted incidence and SEER 13 delay adjusted incidence were added to the Cancer Statistics Review. The new graphs can be found in Sections 2 through Section 27 (excluding Sections 10, 17 and 25).
05/29/2009 Graphs containing SEER 17 conditional survival estimates were added to the Cancer Statistics Review. The new graphs can be found in Sections 3 through Section 27 (excluding Sections 10, 13, 17 and 20).
05/29/2009 The estimates in Figure 29.2 did not include myelodesplastic syndromes as part of Group I and did not include benign brain tumors as part of Group III. The age-adjusted rates in the graphs have been corrected. Figure 29.2

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05/29/2009 Joinpoint analyses performed on SEER 13 Observed incidence for sex-specific cancer sites that are shown for ages <50 and ages 50+ were performed with a maximum of 3 Joinpoints instead of a maximum 2 Joinpoints.
The analyses were corrected. The number of Joinpoint segments and associated APCs did change for certain data series within this subset.
Table 4.2
Table 4.3
Table 5.3
Table 7.2

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05/05/2009 The data series for "Lung and Bronchus" was incorrectly labeled as "Lung and Ovary". Figure 1.17

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04/15/2009 Initial release of Cancer Statistics Review.
The tables and figures in this release only included estimates based on SEER Incidence data.
 

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Suggested Citation

Horner MJ, Ries LAG, Krapcho M, Neyman N, Aminou R, Howlader N, Altekruse SF, Feuer EJ, Huang L, Mariotto A, Miller BA, Lewis DR, Eisner MP, Stinchcomb DG, Edwards BK (eds). SEER Cancer Statistics Review, 1975-2006, National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD, http://seer.cancer.gov/csr/1975_2006/, based on November 2008 SEER data submission, posted to the SEER web site, 2009.

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