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August 6, 2009 – Vol. 3 • No. 12
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The disparity of uterine cancer

Although the incidence of uterine cancer is lower in blacks than in whites, between 2002 and 2006, blacks died of the disease at almost twice the rate of whites.

Figures are age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S.
standard population, per 100,000 women

Source: SEER Cancer Statistics Review,
1975-2006, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.