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Prognosis of Nephritis

Life Expectancy and Survival Rates

Average life years lost from Nephritis: 11.6 years for nephritis/nephrosis (SEER)1; 13.3 for nephritis/nephrotic syndrome/nephrosis in North Carolina2. ...see also deaths and Nephritis

Deaths and Mortality Rates

Deaths from Nephritis: 39,480 in USA 2001 (CDC)

Death Statistics for Nephritis

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

  • 39,480 people died from nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • 13.9 people per 100,000 population died from nephritis, nephrotic syndrome and nephrosis each year in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
  • Kidney disease was ranked the ninth leading cause of death in the US 2001 (Deaths: Final Data for 2001, NCHS, CDC)
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Nephritis: Research More

About prognosis:

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



Footnotes:
1. SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1975-2000, National Cancer Institute (NCI)
2. Years of Potential Life Lost in North Carolina, NCMJ March/April 2002, Volume 63, Number 2
 

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