Vaginal Cancer

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What Is Vaginal Cancer? TOPICS

What are the key statistics about vaginal cancer?

Vaginal cancer is rare. Only about 1 of every 1,100 women will develop vaginal cancer in her lifetime. The American Cancer Society’s estimates for vaginal cancer in the United States for 2016 are:

  • About 4,620 new cases will be diagnosed
  • About 950 women will die of this cancer.

Visit the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Statistics Center for more key statistics.

Last Medical Review: 06/17/2014
Last Revised: 02/16/2016