Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Prognosis of Peptic Ulcer

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Peptic Ulcer: 4,604 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 6,500 deaths (NIDDK 1987)

Estimated mortality rate for Peptic Ulcer from prevalence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 4,604 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 4,604 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 6,500 deaths (NIDDK 1987))
  • Incidence: 5,000,000 (USA prevalence calculated from this data: 5 million in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)
  • 0.092% (ratio of deaths to prevalence).
  • See also Deaths and Peptic Ulcer and Overview of Peptic Ulcer.

Estimated mortality rate for Peptic Ulcer from incidence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 4,604 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 4,604 deaths reported in USA 1999 (NVSR Sep 2001); 6,500 deaths (NIDDK 1987))
  • Incidence: 3,699,999 (USA annual incidence calculated from this data: 3.7 million annually
  • 0.12% (ratio of deaths to incidence).
  • See also Deaths and Peptic Ulcer and Overview of Peptic Ulcer.

Complications:

Complications of Peptic Ulcer may include:

Complications of Peptic Ulcer from the Diseases Database include:


Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Peptic Ulcer.

Peptic Ulcer: Research More

About prognosis:

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

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise