Penile cancer survival statistics

Survival

Survive penile cancer for 10 or more years, 2009-2013, England

 

89% of men survive penile cancer for at least one year, and this is predicted to fall to 74% surviving for five years or more, as shown by age-standardised Open a glossary item net survival for patients diagnosed with penile cancer during 2009-2013 in England.[1]

Penile Cancer (C60), Age-Standardised One-, Five- and Ten-Year Net Survival, Men (Aged 15-90), England, 2009-2013

1-Year Survival (%) 5-Year Survival (%) 10-Year Survival (%)
Men Net Survival 88.7 73.9 68.4
95% LCL 87.0 71.1 63.7
95% UCL 90.1 76.4 72.7

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
 

Penile cancer survival is similar at five and ten years after diagnosis.68% of men are predicted to survive their disease for ten years or more, as shown by age-standardised net survival for patients diagnosed with penile cancer 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 penile cancer is highest in the youngest men and decreases with increasing age. Five-year net survival in men ranges from 83% in 15-49 year olds to 67% in 70-89 year-olds for patients diagnosed with penile cancer in England during 2009-2013.[1]

Penile Cancer (C60), 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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