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Prognosis of Digestive Diseases

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Digestive Diseases: 191,000 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994)

Estimated mortality rate for Digestive Diseases from prevalence and deaths statistics:

  • Deaths: 191,000 (USA annual deaths calculated from this data: 191,000 deaths in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447, 1994))
  • Incidence: 60,000,000 (USA prevalence calculated from this data: 60 to 70 million cases in the USA 1985 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact – NIH Publication No. 94-1447)
  • 0.32% (ratio of deaths to prevalence).
  • See also Deaths and Digestive Diseases and Overview of Digestive Diseases.

Death Statistics for Digestive Diseases

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths related to Digestive Diseases:

  • 25 male deaths per 100,000 population for digestive diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • 17 female deaths per 100,000 population for digestive diseases in Australia 1994 (Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, 2004)
  • Digestive conditions including gastritis, duodenitis, non-infectious enteritis, and colitis caused 2.2% of deaths for non-neonate infants in USA 1999 [NVSR 2001]
  • Digestive diseases caused 26 male deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)
  • Digestive diseases caused 19 female deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2002 (AIHW Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004)
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Digestive Diseases: Research More

About prognosis:

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

 

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