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Bronchial asthma

The Incidence of bronchial asthma in Ukraine grew from 22.2 new cases per 100 thousand population in 2014 to the 23 in 2015. Correspondingly, the Prevalence grew from 489.4 patients per 100 thousand population in 2014 to the 489.8 in 2015. Read more. For comparison, the Prevalence of bronchial asthma in 2011 amounted to 515.9 patients per 100 thousand population. …

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COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) was not separately included in the statistical reporting as an independent unit in Ukraine till 2009, and the data were referred to chronic bronchitis in the official statistics. As a result, the prevalence of chronic bronchitis accounted for one sixth of the prevalence of all …

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Lung cancer

The statistics of lung cancer (trachea, bronchus, lung) from the National Cancer Registry of Ukraine (2014) show: the Prevalence rate – 78 patients per 100 thousand population (male – 123.1; female – 38.9). The Incidence rate (age-standardized, world standard) – 21.3 per 100 thousand population (male – 43.9; female – 6.2). The Mortality …

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Tuberculosis

According to the World Health Organization, the statistics of tuberculosis in Ukraine (2015) are the following: totally TB cases notified – 35,304; total new and relapse – 30,151; patients with known HIV-status who are HIV-positive – 6,637 (22%); patients on antiretroviral therapy – 3,911 (59%); the notified cases tested for Rifampicin resistance – …

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Bronchial asthma

The Incidence of bronchial asthma in Ukraine grew from 22.2 cases per 100 thousand population in 2014 to the 23 in 2015. Read more Among the 10 Top causes of death in Ukraine in 2012, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease got the 7th with 10.7 thousand cases of death (1.6%). Read more at World Health Organization. Public medical …

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