What are the key statistics about oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers?
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
The American Cancer Society’s most recent estimates for oral cavity and oropharyngeal cancers in the United States are for 2016:
- About 48,330 people will get oral cavity or oropharyngeal cancer.
- An estimated 9,570 people will die of these cancers.
These cancers are more than twice as common in men as in women...