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Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome Incidence

Facts about hemolytic uremic syndrome:

  • About 2 out of 100,000 children in the US develop hemolytic uremic syndrome each year.
  • The syndrome is most common between June and September.

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome References
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