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Prognosis of Hemochromatosis

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Hemochromatosis: 238 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

Estimated mortality rate for Hemochromatosis from prevalence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 237 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 238 deaths (NHLBI 1999))
  • Incidence: 1,000,000 (USA prevalence calculated from this data: more than 1 million Americans (CDC); 5 per 1000 in Caucasians (NIDDK); 1-in-200 to 1-in-300
  • 0.024% (ratio of deaths to prevalence).
  • See also Deaths and Hemochromatosis and Overview of Hemochromatosis.


Complications of Hemochromatosis may include:

Complications of Hemochromatosis from the Diseases Database include:

Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Hemochromatosis.

Hemochromatosis: Research More

About prognosis:

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


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