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Indicator Report - Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Incidence

Why Is This Important?

Non-Hodgkin lymphoma was the seventh most frequently occurring cancer in North Carolina from 2006 to 2010.

Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma Incidence by County, 2006-2010

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Data Notes

Produced by the NC Central Cancer Registry, 1/2013. Rates based on counts less than 16 are unstable. Use with caution. Cases may not sum to totals due to unknown or other values. Rates are calculated using the bridged-race population estimates obtained from the National Center for Health Statistics available online at www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/bridged_race/data_documentation.htm#vintage2011. Numbers are subject to change as files are updated. *Counts less than five are suppressed. 

Data Sources

Central Cancer Registry, State Center for Health Statistics 

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Definition

Cancer incidence are all cases of malignant non-Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosed.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of malignant non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Denominator: Total number of residents in North Carolina

Page Content Updated On 03/15/2013, Published on 04/02/2013
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