Alcohol Abstinence Syndrome Outlook
What to expect with alcohol withdrawal:
- Most people with alcohol withdrawal have mild symptoms.
- About 50 percent of those with alcohol withdrawal require treatment.
- Delirium tremens, or severe alcohol withdrawal, occurs in 5 percent of those who have symptoms of alcohol withdrawal.
- About 10 percent of people with delirium tremens die from the illness.
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