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Prevalence and Incidence of Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis

Ophanet, who are a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis as a "rare disease". More information about Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis is available from Orphanet

About prevalence and incidence statistics:

The term 'prevalence' of Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Trichomegaly cataract hereditary spherocytosis 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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