martes, 4 de agosto de 2015

PRIMARY LYMPHEDEMA / HEREDITARY LYMPHEDEMA / LYMPHOEDEMA / EPIDEMIOLOGY / INTERNATIONAL INCIDENCE AND PREVALENCE / NUMBER OF POPULATION AFFECTED / ESTIMATING THE POPULATION BURDEN


BIRTH RELATED PRIMARY LYMPHEDEMA 

WORLD PREVALENCE DATA

CONGENITAL AND IDIOPATHIC BIRTH RELATED (PEDIATRIC) PRIMARY LYMPHEDEMA LISTED BY COUNTRIES (Countries with populations under three million in  year 2012 have not been added. The present list does not include non-birth related Primary Lymphedemas)

RARE DISEASE APPROXIMATE PREVALENCE DATA

PRIMARY BIRTH RELATED LYMPHEDEMA  INCIDENCE = 1/6000







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NEW CAMPAIGN FOR 2018
 


For global awareness it is being asked that the 
WHO - WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
name: 
"LYMPHEDEMA - AWARENESS & CURES"
as its World Health Day campaign - 2018

  

  KATHY BATES
LYMPHEDEMA EMBASSADOR


SIGN THE PETITION HERE






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