Melanoma (Skin) Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta Region Excluding DeSoto County vs. Delta Regions, 2006-2010
Delta Region Excluding DeSoto
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 43.3% 33.3%
Localized 41.5% 51.9%
Regional 8.2% 9.3%
Distant 5.3% 4.6%
Unknown 1.8% 0.9%
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 39.6% 33.6%
Localized 44.6% 51.0%
Regional 7.9% 9.1%
Distant 4.2% 4.9%
Unknown 3.8% 1.4%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 40.4% 33.2%
Localized 48.4% 57.9%
Regional 5.3% 4.3%
Distant 3.4% 2.1%
Unknown 2.5% 2.4%
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.