Table 2

Myasthenia gravis, western Denmark (sex and age specific mortality rates per million per year (95% CIs)

Age group (y)WomenMenTotal
20-290.24  (0.01–1.34)00.12  (0.003-0.67)
30–390.23 (0.01–1.28)00.11 (0.003–0.61)
40–490.87 (0.18–2.54)0.29  (0.01–1.62)0.58 (0.16–1.48)
50–591.64 (0.52–3.82)1.68 (0.54–3.91)1.66 (0.80–3.05)
60–692.90 (1.25–5.71)5.59 (3.31–9.22)4.22 (2.70–6.20)
70–796.52 (3.65–10.76)11.06 (6.75–17.14)8.51 (5.96–11.83)
⩾8011.60 (6.15–19.84)21.20 (11.66–35.62)14.01 (9.39–20.03)