Distribution of First-Listed Diagnoses Among Hospital Discharges with Diabetes as Any Listed Diagnosis, Children and Young People (0–17 Years of Age), United States, 2009
Among hospital discharges to children and young people aged 0–17 years in 2009, about 74% had diabetes as the first-listed diagnosis. These data reflect the percentage of discharges and not the percentage of patients. Of the discharges with diabetes as the first-listed diagnosis in 2009, about 64% were for diabetic ketoacidosis.
|First-Listed Diagnosis (ICD-9-CM Codes)||Number||Percentage|
|Mental Disorders (290–319)||1,758||4.0|
|Respiratory Diseases (460–519)||1,590||3.6|
|Digestive Diseases (520–579)||1,423||3.2|
|Injury and Poisoning (800–999)||1,408||3.2|
|Other Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Disease and Immunity Disorders (249–279, not 250)||1,074||2.4|
|Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (680–709)||553||1.2|
|Genitourinary Diseases (580–629)||541||1.2|
|Infectious and Parasitic Disease (001–139)||539||1.2|
|Diseases of the Nervous System and Sense Organs (320–389)||524||1.2|
|Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue (710–739)||260||0.6|
|Circulatory Diseases (390–459)||191||0.4|
Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), data from Kids’ Inpatient Database (KID) of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Data analyzed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.