What is the epidemiology of EGPA (Churg-Strauss syndrome)?

Updated: Dec 24, 2018
  • Author: Spencer T Lowe, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
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EGPA is slightly more common in males than in females. The age at onset varies from 15-70 years, with a mean age of approximately 38 years. EGPA in pediatric patients is well described, but mostly as case reports. [20] The mean age at diagnosis is around 50 years.


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