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Five-Year Survival Rates

SEER Cancer Stats Review 1975-2002, published 2005 (Overall)
Years Survival Rate
5yr 88%
10yr 80%
15yr 71%
20yr 63%
ACS Relative: From COC NCDB
Stage Survival Rate
State 0 100%
State I 98%
State IIA 88%
State IIB 76%
State IIIA 56%
State IIIB 49%
State IV 16%
NCDB: From COC NCDB
Stage Survival Rate
Stage 0 93%
Stage I 88%
Stage II 77%
Stage III 51%
Stage 4 16%
Overall 78%