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Prevalence Statistics for Types of Tonsilitis

Prevalence Statistics for Types of Tonsilitis

The information below shows a list of types of Tonsilitis, with information as to the prevalence of each of these types. Estimates of the people affected are calculated based on the available statistic.

Disease Prevalence Estimate US people estimate Statistic Used for Calculation
Chronic tonsilitis approx 1 in 142 or 0.70% or 1.9 million people in USA 1,903,999 7 per 1000 - NHIS95 (chronic disease of tonsils or adenoids)
Bacterial tonsilitis N/A N/A No information
Viral tonsilitis N/A N/A No information
palatine tonsilitis N/A N/A No information
lingual tonsilitis N/A N/A No information
adenoiditis N/A N/A No information

Types of Tonsilitis

For more information about types of Tonsilitis, refer to our section on types of Tonsilitis.

About prevalence:

The medical term 'prevalence' of Tonsilitis usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Tonsilitis at any given time, whereas the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Tonsilitis is called the 'incidence'. For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.


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