Prostate Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Appalachian vs. Non-Appalachian Regions, 2007-2011
Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.1% 85.1%
Regional 9.7% 8.2%
Distant 4.1% 5.8%
Unknown 1.2% 0.9%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.5% 82.9%
Regional 10.0% 8.4%
Distant 3.5% 5.9%
Unknown 2.0% 2.8%
**The MCR does not collect cases of in situ Prostate Cancer.
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 04/02/2014.