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Prevalence Statistics for Types of Anal conditions

Prevalence Statistics for Types of Anal conditions

The information below shows a list of types of Anal conditions, with information as to the prevalence of each of these types. Estimates of the people affected are calculated based on the available statistic.

Disease Prevalence Estimate US people estimate Statistic Used for Calculation
Anal Cancer N/A N/A No information
Anal fissure N/A N/A No information
Anal itching N/A N/A No information
Anorectal disorders N/A N/A No information
Constipation approx 1 in 61 or 1.62% or 4.4 million people in USA 4,399,999 4.4 million people in the USA 1983-87 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
Fecal incontinence approx 1 in 41 or 2.39% or 6.5 million people in USA 6,500,000 6.5 million Americans
Flatulence N/A N/A No information
Granuloma inguinale N/A N/A No information
Hemorrhoids approx 1 in 26 or 3.82% or 10.4 million people in USA 10,400,000 10.4 million people in the USA 1983-87 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
Incontinence N/A N/A No information
Proctitis N/A N/A No information
Rectal abscess N/A N/A No information
Rectal prolapse N/A N/A No information
Infectious Diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Traveler's diarrhea N/A N/A No information

Types of Anal conditions

For more information about types of Anal conditions, refer to our section on types of Anal conditions.

About prevalence:

The medical term 'prevalence' of Anal conditions usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Anal conditions at any given time, whereas the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Anal conditions is called the 'incidence'. For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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