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 42.4% 33.3%
Localized 42.4% 54.4%
Regional 7.9% 7.0%
Distant 4.5% 4.4%
Unknown 2.8% 0.9%
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 38.6% 32.7%
Localized 45.2% 55.8%
Regional 7.5% 6.4%
Distant 4.6% 3.8%
Unknown 4.1% 1.3%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 39.7% 34.2%
Localized 49.5% 56.5%
Regional 6.0% 4.8%
Distant 3.2% 2.3%
Unknown 1.6% 2.2%
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.