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Table 6

Neonatal Deaths by Cause of Death
North Carolina 2000
Cause of Death ICD-10 Codes White Other Races Total
Congenital Malformations deformations and chromosomal abnormalities Q00 - Q99 96 36 132
Prematurity and Low Birth Weight P05 - P07 87 134 221
Respiratory Distress and other Respiratory conditions P22 - P28 53 45 98
Infections and Parasitic Diseases A00 - B99;
P35 - P39
17 19 36
Other conditions originating in the perinatal period P00 - P04;
P08 - P21;
P29 - P34;
P40 - P96
115 101 216
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome R95 5 1 6
Unintentional Injuries (Accidents) V01 - X59;
Y85 - Y86
0 0 0
Homicide (Assault) X85 - Y09;
Y87.1
1 2 3
Other Ill-Defined and unknown causes of death R96 - R99 8 2 10
All Other Causes of Death Residual 15 9 24
TOTAL ALL 397 349 746

Table 6 shows counts of infant deaths by Cause of Death under the 10th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases, implemented in the United States for the first time in 1999.
These groupings are not strictly comparable with previously published data under the 9th Revision.


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