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Death Statistics for Types of Chronic digestive diseases

Deaths and Chronic digestive diseases:

This section presents information about the death rate statistics for the various types of Chronic digestive diseases.

Death Statistics for Types of Chronic digestive diseases

Disease

Death Rate Estimate

US deaths estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

Inflammatory Bowel Disease approx 1 in 500 or 0.20% or 544,000 people in USA 1 in 500 (NIAID); 300,000 people to 500,000 people NIDDK 1 in 500 (NIAID); 300,000 people to 500,000 people NIDDK
Irritable Bowel Syndrome N/A N/A 5 million in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, 1994); 11 per 1000 (NHIS95)
Crohn's disease N/A N/A 500,000 Americans
Celiac disease N/A N/A 1 in 250 Americans estimated rate; actual diagnosis rate is 1 in 4,700 Americans; 1 in 250 in Italy; 1 in 300 in Ireland; 20,000 diagnosed (Reader's Digest Feb 2004)
Ulcerative colitis N/A N/A No information
Stomach ulcers approx 1 in 54 or 1.84% or 5 million people in USA 5 million in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994) 5 million in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)
Diabetic gastroparesis N/A N/A No information
Diabetic diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Gallstones approx 1 in 17 or 5.88% or 16 million people in USA 16 to 22 million people in the USA 1976-87 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, NIDDK, 1994) 16 to 22 million people in the USA 1976-87 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, NIDDK, 1994)
Cystic fibrosis approx 1 in 31,000 or 0.00% or 8,774 people in USA 1 per 31,000 Asian American newborns suffer from cystic fibrosis in the US, genetics Home Reference website 1 per 31,000 Asian American newborns suffer from cystic fibrosis in the US, genetics Home Reference website
Stomach cancer unavailable No information
Intestine cancer N/A N/A No information
Pancreatic cancer unavailable No information
Rapid gastric emptying N/A N/A No information

Types of Chronic digestive diseases

For more information about types of Chronic digestive diseases, refer to our section on types of Chronic digestive diseases. See also more information on death information for Chronic digestive diseases.

 

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