Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Appalachian vs. Non-Appalachian Regions, 2006-2010
Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.6% 1.0% 3.4% 3.6%
Localized 43.5% 53.5% 20.7% 17.9%
Regional 37.9% 31.7% 41.4% 35.7%
Distant 13.3% 9.9% 33.3% 32.1%
Unknown 3.6% 4.0% 1.1% 10.7%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.2% 2.8% 0.9% 0.0%
Localized 33.5% 45.0% 14.3% 28.2%
Regional 45.8% 35.1% 48.3% 35.9%
Distant 13.7% 11.9% 30.2% 28.2%
Unknown 5.7% 5.1% 6.2% 7.8%
These data were collected by the Mississippi Cancer Registry which participates in the
National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
These data were generated and posted on 04/30/2013.