Non-skin Cancers

The most common types of non-skin cancers in Australia are:-

CANCER INCIDENCE PER 100,000 PEOPLE
Prostate cancer 142
Breast cancer 137
Lung cancer 67.3
Colon cancer and rectum cancer 54
Bladder cancer 21
Lymphatic system cancer (lymphomas) 20
Ovary cancer 16
Melanoma of skin 15
Kidney cancer 11
Leukaemia (white blood cells) 11
Pancreas cancer 10
Cervix cancer 9
Stomach cancer 7
Thyroid cancer 7
Brain cancer 6
Testes cancer 5
Oesophagus cancer 4.9
Liver cancer 4.8
Larynx cancer 4.3
Tongue cancer 2.5
Vulva cancer 2.5
Gum cancer 1.6
Small intestine cancer 1.6
Tonsils cancer 1.4
Throat cancer 1.4
Anus cancer 1.3
Salivary gland cancer 1.2
Bone and joint cancer 0.9
Pleura (membrane around lung) 0.9
Lip cancer 0.9
Uterus cancer 0.8
Mouth cancer 0.8
Vagina cancer 0.8
Nose cancer 0.7
Penis cancer 0.7
Eye cancer 0.7
Thymus cancer 0.6
Ureter cancer 0.6
Peritoneum (abdomen lining) 0.5

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