Vaginal cancer survival statistics

Survival

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

82% of women survive vaginal or vulval cancer for at least one year, and this is predicted to fall to 64% surviving for five years or more, as shown by age-standardised Open a glossary item net survival for patients diagnosed with vaginal or vulval cancer during 2009-2013 in England.[1]

Vaginal or Vulval Cancer (C51, C52), Age-Standardised One-, Five- and Ten-Year Net Survival, Women, (Aged 15-90), England, 2009-2013

1-Year Survival (%) 5-Year Survival (%) 10-Year Survival (%)
Women Net Survival 82.2 63.6 52.6
95% LCL 81.1 62.0 50.1
95% UCL 83.3 65.2 55.0

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
 

Vaginal or vulval cancer survival continues to fall beyond five years after diagnosis. 53% of women are predicted to survive their disease for ten years or more, as shown by age-standardised net survival for patients diagnosed with vaginal or vulval 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 vaginal or vulval cancer is highest in the youngest women and decreases with increasing age. Five-year net survival in women ranges from 82% in 15-49 year olds to 55% in 70-89 year-olds for patients diagnosed with vaginal or vulval cancer in England during 2009-2013.[1]

Vaginal or Vulval Cancer (C51, C52), 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.
Last reviewed:

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