Mission Statement

To raise awareness and funds to support appendix cancer research.

To ultimately find a cure.

To remember that finding a cure for cancer is like finding one special grain of sand on the beach, the more help the better our chances.


Approximate number of people who get appendix cancer every year

1000 People

5-year survival rate

< 3 centimeters, without spreading to another part of the body 100%
< 3 centimeters and has spread to the regional lymph nodes 78%
> 3 centimeters, with or without spreading to other parts of the body 78%
Spread to other parts of the body 32%