Small Intestine Cancer
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What are the key statistics about small intestine adenocarcinoma?
Cancers of the small intestine are rare. The American Cancer Society estimates for these cancers in the United States for 2013 are:
- About 8,810 people in the United States will be diagnosed with small intestine cancer (in about 2,900 of these the small intestine cancer will be adenocarcinoma).
- About 1,170 people will die of small intestine cancer.
Last Medical Review: 02/04/2013
Last Revised: 02/04/2013