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Prevalence and Incidence of Myositis ossificans

Prevalance of Myositis ossificans:

estimated 1 per 2 million people are affected by fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, Genetics Home Reference website ... see also overview of Myositis ossificans.

Prevalance Rate:

approx 1 in 2,000,000 or 0.00% or 135 people in USA [Source statistic for calcuation: "estimated 1 per 2 million people are affected by fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, Genetics Home Reference website" -- see also general information about data sources]

About prevalence and incidence statistics:

The term 'prevalence' of Myositis ossificans usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Myositis ossificans at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Myositis ossificans refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Myositis ossificans diagnosed each year. Hence, these two statistics types can differ: a short-lived disease like flu can have high annual incidence but low prevalence, but a life-long disease like diabetes has a low annual incidence but high prevalence. For more information see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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