Malignant neoplasm of rectum

rectum cancer: A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm that affects the rectum. Representative examples include carcinoma, lymphoma, and sarcoma.

Endpoint definition

Long name Malignant neoplasm of rectum
Cause of Death registry ICD-10: C20, ICD-9: 154, ICD-8: 1541
Cause of Death registry: exclude ICD-9 1540|154[2-3]
Cancer reg: TOPOGRAPHY codes C20
Level in the ICD-hierarchy 3
First defined in version DF4

Summary Statistics

Key figures

All Female Male
Number of individuals 1078 422 656
Unadjusted prevalence (%) 0.50 0.34 0.70
Mean age at first event (years) 65.86 64.56 66.70
Case fatality at 5-years (%) 14.47 13.74 14.94

Longitudinal metrics

All Female Male
Median nb. of events per indiv. 1.0 1.0 1.0
Recurrence at 6 months (%) 2.78 2.37 3.05

Survival analyses between endpoints


before Malignant neoplasm of rectum
after Malignant neoplasm of rectum

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Drugs most likely to be purchased after Malignant neoplasm of rectum