Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Paget's Disease Incidence

Facts about Paget's disease:

  • About 2 percent of people in the US who are over 55 years old have Paget's disease.
  • About 10 percent of people in the US who are over 80 years old have Paget's disease.
  • About 2 million people in the US have Paget's disease.

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Paget's Disease References
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