Endémico

Información

Significa que una enfermedad se presenta frecuentemente y con una proporción predecible en una localización o población específicas. Por ejemplo, la varicela se presenta en una tasa alta y predecible entre los niños estadounidenses en edad escolar.

Revision

Last reviewed 1/15/2013 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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