Important Facts for Colon and Rectum Cancer Incidence
DefinitionCancer incidence are all cases of malignant colon and rectum cancer diagnosed.
NumeratorAll cases of malignant colon and rectum cancer
DenominatorTotal number of residents in North Carolina
Why Is This Important?Cancer of the colon and rectum was the fourth most frequently occurring cancer in North Carolina from 2006 to 2010.