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Prognosis of Wegener's granulomatosis

Prognosis of Wegener's granulomatosis: progressive fatal condition, mortality 28% at 5 years ...see also Overview of Wegener's granulomatosis

Prognosis for Wegener's granulomatosis: With the appropriate treatment, the outlook is good for patients with Wegener’s granulomatosis. In a study of 158 patients who were treated at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), 91 percent of them markedly improved. After 6 months to 24 years of follow-up, 80 percent of the patients survived. (Source: excerpt from Wegener's Granulomatosis, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID) ...see also Overview of Wegener's granulomatosis

Onset of Wegener's granulomatosis: all ages


Complications of Wegener's granulomatosis may include:

Complications of Wegener's granulomatosis from the Diseases Database include:

Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Wegener's granulomatosis.

Wegener's granulomatosis: Research More

About prognosis:

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


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