Table 10

Numbers of patients with both CRIS and cancer registry data, by primary cancer diagnosis (linkage last updated 31 December 2008)

Primary diagnosis (ICD-10 3-digit description)Number (%) of patients
Malignant neoplasm of breast563 (16.4)
Carcinoma in situ of cervix uteri394 (11.4)
Malignant neoplasm of prostate391 (11.4)
Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung306 (8.9)
Malignant neoplasm of colon179 (5.2)
Other malignant neoplasms of skin152 (4.4)
Malignant neoplasm of bladder92 (2.7)
Malignant neoplasm of rectum90 (2.6)
Malignant neoplasm of corpus uteri71 (2.1)
Malignant neoplasm of kidney, except renal pelvis70 (2.0)
Other and unspecified types of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma65 (1.9)
Malignant melanoma of skin58 (1.7)
Malignant neoplasm of brain57 (1.7)
Malignant neoplasm of pancreas53 (1.5)
Malignant neoplasm of stomach53 (1.5)
Malignant neoplasm without specification of site53 (1.5)
Malignant neoplasm of oesophagus50 (1.5)
Malignant neoplasm of cervix uteri48 (1.4)
Malignant neoplasm of ovary46 (1.3)
Diffuse non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma42 (1.2)
Myeloid leukaemia42 (1.2)
Lymphoid leukaemia39 (1.1)
Multiple myeloma and malignant plasma cell neoplasms36 (1.0)
Malignant neoplasm of larynx34 (1.0)
Other diagnoses458 (13.3)
  • CRIS, Clinical Record Interactive Search; ICD, International Classification of Diseases.