Statistics about Kuru


advertisement

About statistics: This page presents a variety of statistics about Kuru. The term 'prevalence' of Kuru usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Kuru at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Kuru refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Kuru 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.

Prevalence and incidence statistics for Kuru: (see also prevalence and incidence page for Kuru)
  Incidence (annual) of Kuru: 0%; the disease is almost extinct.
  Incidence Rate: approx 1 in 0 or 0.00% or 0 people in USA [about data]

Medical Tools & Articles:


Next articles:

Medical Articles:
 
 
CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise