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Prognosis of Pneumothorax

Complications:

Complications of Pneumothorax may include:

Complications of Pneumothorax from the Diseases Database include:


Source: Diseases Database

See also complications of Pneumothorax.

Death Statistics for Pneumothorax

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

  • 2,347 deaths from iatrogenic pneumothorax were attributable to a patient safety incident in the US 2000-2002 (Patient Safety in American Hospitals, Health Grades 2004)
  • 6.99% of deaths from iatrogenic pneumothorax were attributable to the patient safety incident in the US 2000-2002 (Patient Safety in American Hospitals, Health Grades 2004)
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About prognosis:

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

 

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