Ovarian cancer statistics
Ovarian cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 7,011 women in the UK were diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
- In 2011, there were 4,272 deaths from ovarian cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 42.9% of adult ovarian cancer patients in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
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The latest statistics available for ovarian cancer are; incidence 2010, mortality 2011, and survival 2005-2009. Please note that mortality data in this section are for 2008 and that 2010 data are coming soon. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.
Statistics for symptoms and treatment are currently under review. A summary of the usual treatment for ovarian cancer is available on the CancerHelp pages.
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