What is the global incidence of myxedema coma (crisis)?

Updated: Aug 31, 2020
  • Author: Mohsen S Eledrisi, MD, FACP, FACE; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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A report from Spain showed that the incidence rate of myxedema coma is 0.22 per million per year. [22]  A study by Ono et al estimated the annual incidence of myxedema coma in Japan to be 1.08 per million people. [23]


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