What Are the Key Statistics About Uterine Sarcoma?

The American Cancer Society's estimates for cancer of the uterine corpus (body of the uterus) in the United States for 2017 are:

  • About 61,380 new cases of cancer of the uterine corpus will be diagnosed, but only about 4,910 of these cases will be uterine sarcomas.
  • About 10,920 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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Last Medical Review: May 12, 2014 Last Revised: January 6, 2017

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