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Table 5

Infant Deaths by Cause of Death
North Carolina, 2001
Cause of Death ICD-10 Codes White Other Races Total
Congenital Malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities Q00 - Q99 124 64 188
Prematurity and Low Birth Weight P05 - P07 75 122 197
Respiratory Distress and other Respiratory conditions P22 - P28 59 40 99
Infections and Parasitic Diseases A00 - B99;

P35 - P39
20 33 53
Other conditions originating in the perinatal period P00 - P04;
P08 - P21;
P29 - P34;
P40 - P96;
107 116 223
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome R95 62 40 102
Unintentional Injuries (Accidents) V01 - X59;
Y85-Y86
13 10 23
Homicide (Assault) X85 - Y09;
Y87.1
3 6 9
Other Ill-Defined and unknown causes of death R96 - R99 12 13 25
All Other Causes of Death Residual 43 43 86
TOTAL ALL 518 487 1,005

Table 5 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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