Basic Summary for Immunoproliferative diseases


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Main name of condition: Immunoproliferative diseases
Other names or spellings: immunoproliferative syndromes, immunoproliferation, immunoproliferative neoplasms, immunoproliferative cancers, malignant immunoproliferative diseases


What is Immunoproliferative diseases?
  Brief description of Immunoproliferative diseases: Diseases (mostly cancers) where the immune system cells over-produce and proliferate.
  Types of Immunoproliferative diseases: Leukemia, Plasma cell leukemia, Lymphoma, Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma
Society issues for Immunoproliferative diseases
  Hospitalization statistics for Immunoproliferative diseases: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Immunoproliferative diseases:
  • 0.021% (2,665) of hospital consultant episodes were for malignant immunoproliferative diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 65% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 35% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 12% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 8.1 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for malignant immunoproliferative diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 2 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for malignant immunoproliferative diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 70 was the mean age of patients hospitalised for malignant immunoproliferative diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 16% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases occurred in 15-59 year olds in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 40% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases occurred in people over 75 in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 71% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant immunoproliferative diseases were single day episodes in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 0.01% (4,989) of hospital bed days were for malignant immunoproliferative diseases in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)

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