E40 Kwashiorkor

(Kwashiorkor )

Rare males and females disease from the section "Malnutrition". Causes not a significant loss of workdays. May be the cause of death.

3 557 people were diagnosed with Kwashiorkor

456 died with a diagnosis of Kwashiorkor

0.13 % disease mortality Kwashiorkor

Kwashiorkor is diagnosed to women at 23.99% more often than men

1 588

Men are diagnosed with Kwashiorkor. For 340 of them, this diagnosis is fatal

0.21 %

mortality in men with disease Kwashiorkor

95 90 85 80 75 70 65 60 55 50 45 40 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 0

1 969

Women are diagnosed with Kwashiorkor For 116 of these, this diagnosis is fatal.

0.06 %

mortality in women with disease Kwashiorkor

Risk group for the disease Kwashiorkor men aged 85-89 and women aged65-69

The disease is most common in men aged 85-89

In men, the disease is least likely to occur at the age of 1-19, 25-59, 80-84, 90+

In women, the disease is least likely to occur at the age of 0-4, 10-34, 40-49, 55-59, 80-84, 90-94

The disease is most common in women aged 65-69, 75-79, 85-89

Features of the disease Kwashiorkor

Non-contagious

Moderate individual danger, low social danger

Diagnostics

Standard for diagnosing the disease Kwashiorkor not found

Diagnosis Kwashiorkor on the 7 place in the frequency of diseases in the rubric of other Malnutrition diseases

Most common:

Kwashiorkor disease on the 3 most dangerous disease in the category of other Malnutrition diseases

Most dangerous:


Treatment

The standard for the treatment of the disease Kwashiorkor is not is established

16 days required for doctors in inpatient treatment

4 hour(s) is required for outpatient treatment

0 medical procedures are provided for the treatment of Kwashiorkor

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Possible Symptoms