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Prognosis of Chronic liver disease

Life Expectancy and Survival Rates

Average life years lost from Chronic liver disease: 23.3 for chronic liver disease/cirrhosis in North Carolina1; 16.3 average YPLL/person for chronic liver disease and cirrhosis in Michigan2. ...see also deaths and Chronic liver disease

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Chronic liver disease: 26,259 annual deaths from chronic liver disease and cirrhosis in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001)

Estimated mortality rate for Chronic liver disease from prevalence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 26,259 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 26,259 annual deaths from chronic liver disease and cirrhosis in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001))
  • Incidence: 400,000 (USA prevalence calculated from this data: 400,000 people
  • 6.6% (ratio of deaths to prevalence).
  • See also Deaths and Chronic liver disease and Overview of Chronic liver disease.

Complications:

Complications of Chronic liver disease may include:

See also complications of Chronic liver disease.

Death Statistics for Chronic liver disease

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths related to Chronic liver disease:

  • 27,035 deaths from alcohol related chronic liver disease and cirrhosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 27,035 people died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 13.2 per 100,000 men died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis in USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
  • 6.2 per 100,000 women died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis in USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
  • 15.8 per 100,000 Hispanic/Latino people died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis in USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
  • 16.9 per 100,000 Asian/Pacific Islander people died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis in USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
  • 22.0 per 100,000 people died from chronic liver disease or cirrhosis in USA 2001 (NCHS, 2003)
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About prognosis:

The 'prognosis' of Chronic liver disease usually refers to the likely outcome of Chronic liver disease. The prognosis of Chronic liver disease may include the duration of Chronic liver disease, chances of complications of Chronic liver disease, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Chronic liver disease, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Chronic liver disease. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.



Footnotes:
1. Years of Potential Life Lost in North Carolina, NCMJ March/April 2002, Volume 63, Number 2
2. Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, MDCH, Michigan, USA
 

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