• 1 in 200 children may be affected by PANDAS/PANS
  • This is equivalent to statistics for Paediatric cancer, paediatric diabetes type 1 & 2, and ALS
  • The average age of symptom onset is between 4 and 7 years of age
  • Strep is indicated as the primary infectious trigger in 81% of cases
  • Other infections are indicated in 19% of cases

Primary symptoms reported by 700 families in the U.S. are:

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
37%
Tic Disorders (Tics)
14%
OCD & Tics
49%
Family history of both Autoimmune illness & strep related illness
70%

*United States statistics are reported by the PANDAS NETWORK and derived from the NIMH, IOCDF, and CDC