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Table 1 Distribution of 5918 malignant epithelial tumors by clinico-pathological entities, sorted by frequency of occurrence.

From: Genomic imbalances in 5918 malignant epithelial tumors: an explorative meta-analysis of chromosomal CGH data

Diagnosis ICD-O-3 codes(1) Locus code(s) No. of cases
Breast carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C50 667
Prostate carcinoma 814x C61 600
Gastric carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C16 529
Ovarian carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C56 449
Colorectal adenocarcinoma (CRC) 8140, 8480 C17, C18 430
Hepatocellular adenocarcinoma (HCC) 817x C22 371
Head-neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC) 8070 C01, C09, C06, C10, C12, C13, C14, C30, C32 339
Thyroid carcinoma 81xx ... 87xx C73 314
Non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC) 81xx ... 86xx, excl. 8041, 8045, 824x C34 254
Cervical carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C53 226
Esophagus carcinoma (ES) 81xx ... 86xx C15 209
Renal carcinoma (RCC) 81xx ... 86xx C64 195
Nasopharynx carcinoma (NPC) 8010, 8070 C11 177
Bladder carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C67 169
Neuroendocrine ca. and carcinoid (NE) 824x (all) 138
Melanocytic (MEL) 872x ... 877x (all) 99
Pancreas adenocarcinoma (PAC) 814x C25 88
Cholangio carcinomas 816x C221, C24 63
Small cell lung carcinoma (SCLC) 8041, 8045 C34 63
Endometrial carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C55 56
Vulva carcinoma 81xx ... 86xx C51 53
Squamous malignancies of the skin (SQS) 807x C44 52
  1. 377 tumors from entities with <50 cases were omitted from this list. (1) ICD codes and locus codes are listed as used for automatic assignment of cases to the disease groups; groups do not necessarily contain cases assigned to the whole range of ICD codes.