Key Statistics for Uterine Sarcoma

The American Cancer Society's estimates for cancer of the uterine corpus (body of the uterus) in the United States for 2019 are:

  • About 61,880 new cases of cancer of the uterine corpus will be diagnosed. More than 90% of cases occur in the endometrium (lining of the uterus).
  • About 12,160 women in the United States will die from cancer of the uterine corpus.

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

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American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures 2019. Atlanta, Ga: American Cancer Society; 2019.

Last Medical Review: October 12, 2017 Last Revised: January 9, 2019

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