Bone sarcoma survival statistics

Survival

Survive bone sarcoma for 10 or more years, 2009-2013, England

 

Age

Age that bone sarcoma survival is highest, 2009-2013, England

 

Improvement

Bone sarcoma survival in the England has not changed in the last 25 years

 

84% of men survive bone sarcoma for at least one year, and this is predicted to fall to 62% surviving for five years or more, as shown by age-standardised Open a glossary item net survival for patients diagnosed with bone sarcoma during 2009-2013 in England.[1] Survival for women is similar, with 81% surviving for one year or more, and 62% predicted to survive for at least five years.

Bone Sarcoma (C40-C41), Age-Standardised One-, Five- and Ten-Year Net Survival, Adults (Aged 15-90), England, 2009-2013

1-Year Survival (%) 5-Year Survival (%) 10-Year Survival (%)
Men Net Survival 83.7 61.8 55.0
95% LCL 81.4 58.7 50.6
95% UCL 85.7 64.8 59.2
Women Net Survival 81.2 61.5 53.8
95% LCL 78.3 57.8 48.9
95% UCL 83.7 65.0 58.4
Adults Net Survival 82.7 61.7 54.5
95% LCL 80.9 59.3 51.2
95% UCL 84.3 64.0 57.6

95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper confidence limits Open a glossary item
 
Five- and ten-year survival is predicted using an excess hazard statistical model
 

Bone sarcoma survival is similar at five and ten years after diagnosis. 55% of men and 54% of women are predicted to survive their disease for ten years or more, as shown by age-standardised net survival for patients diagnosed with bone sarcoma during 2009-2013 in England.[1]

References

  1. Muller P, Belot A, Morris M, Rachet B, Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Net survival and the probability of cancer death from rare cancers. Available from http://csg.lshtm.ac.uk/rare-cancers/. Accessed July 2016.
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Five-year survival for bone sarcoma is highest in younger men and women and decreases with increasing age. Five-year net survival in men ranges from 71% in 50-59 year-olds to 44% in 70-89 year-olds for patients diagnosed with bone sarcoma in England during 2009-2013.[1] In women, five-year survival ranges from 75% in 15-49 year olds to 38% in70-89 year olds.

Bone Sarcoma (C40, C41), Five-Year Net Survival by Age, England, 2009-2013

References

  1. Muller P, Belot A, Morris M, Rachet B, Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Net survival and the probability of cancer death from rare cancers. Available from http://csg.lshtm.ac.uk/rare-cancers/. Accessed July 2016.
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