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Prevalence and Incidence of Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis

Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis: Rare Disease

Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis, or a subtype of Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.

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

About prevalence and incidence statistics:

The term 'prevalence' of Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Osteopathia striata, cranial sclerosis 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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