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Incidence Statistics for Types of Motor neuron diseases

The information below shows a list of types of Motor neuron diseases, with information as to the annual incidence of each of these types of Motor neuron diseases. Estimates of the people affected each year are calculated based on the available statistics.

Incidence Statistics for Types of Motor neuron diseases

Disease

Incidence Estimate

US people estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis approx 1 in 54,400 or 0.00% or 5,000 people in USA 5,000 estimated 5,000 people are diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the US, Genetics Home Reference website
Monomelic Amyotrophy N/A N/A No information
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis approx 1 in 54,400 or 0.00% or 5,000 people in USA 5,000 estimated 5,000 people are diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the US, Genetics Home Reference website
progressive muscular atrophy N/A N/A No information
postpolio syndrome N/A N/A No information
Spinal Muscular Atrophy N/A N/A No information

Incidence Statistics for Motor neuron diseases


Incidence of Motor neuron diseases:

92 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)

Incidence Rate:

approx 1 in 49,566 or 0.00% or 5,487 people in USA [about data]

Types of Motor neuron diseases

For more information about types of Motor neuron diseases, refer to our section on types of Motor neuron diseases.

About incidence:

The medical term 'incidence' of Motor neuron diseases usually refers to the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Motor neuron diseases. Prevalence is a different medical disease measure that refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Motor neuron diseases at any given time (e.g. prevalence includes people who have had a medical condition for a long time). For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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