Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2012
Featuring the Increasing Incidence of Liver Cancer

This report provides an annual update of cancer incidence, mortality, and trends in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the American Cancer Society, the National Cancer Institute, and the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries have collaborated since 1998 to create the Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. The current report, published online in March 2016, also examines trends in liver cancer.

Reference: Ryerson, A. B., Eheman, C. R., Altekruse, S. F., Ward, J. W., Jemal, A., Sherman, R. L., Henley, S. J., Holtzman, D., Lake, A., Noone, A.-M., Anderson, R. N., Ma, J., Ly, K. N., Cronin, K. A., Penberthy, L. and Kohler, B. A. (2016), Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2012, featuring the increasing incidence of liver cancer. Cancer. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29936

Cancer statistics highlight the connection between Hepatitis virus infection and liver cancer.