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Hippel-Lindau Disease Incidence

Facts about von Hippel-Lindau disease:

  • About 3 out of every 100,000 people in the US are born with von Hippel-Lindau disease.
  • The average age of diagnosis of von Hippel-Lindau disease is 29 years old.

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Last Updated: Aug 29, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Hippel-Lindau Disease References
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