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Causes of Resident Deaths: Number and Rate

West Virginia, 1996

Table 42

ICDA 9
Code
Number

Cause of Death
Number
of
Deaths

Rate
001-999 Total Deaths, All Causes 20,314 11.1
001-136 Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 352 19.3
001-009 --Intestinal Infectious Diseases 3 0.2
008 ----Due to Other Organisms 3 0.2
010-018 --Tuberculosis 6 0.3
011 ----Pulmonary 5 0.3
017 ----Of Other Organs 1 0.1
030-041 --Other Bacterial Diseases 246 13.5
031 ----Diseases Due to Other Mycobacteria 1 0.1
038 ----Septicemia 239 13.1
039 ----Actinomycotic Infections 1 0.1
040 ----Other 2 0.1
041 ----In Conditions Classified Elsewhere and of Unspecified Site 3 0.2
042-044 --Human Immunodeficiency Virus 54 3.0
042 ----Infection with Specified Conditions 49 2.7
043 ----Infection Causing Other Specified Conditions 4 0.2
044 ----Other Infection 1 0.1
045-049 --Poliomyelitis and Other Non-Arthropod-Borne Viral Diseases of Central Nervous System 5 0.3
046 ----Slow Virus Infection of Central Nervous System 2 0.1
049 ----Other Non-arthropod-borne Viral Diseases of Central Nervous System 3 0.2
050-057 --Viral Diseases Accompanied by Exanthem 3 0.2
053 ----Herpes Zoster 2 0.1
054 ----Herpes Simplex 1 0.1
070-079 --Other Diseases Due to Viruses and Chlamydiae 15 0.8
070 ----Viral Hepatitis 12 0.7
078 ----Other 2 0.1
079 ----Viral Infection in Conditions Classified Elsewhere and of Unspecified Site 1 0.1
090-099 --Syphilis and Other Venereal Diseases 2 0.1
094 ----Neurosyphilis 2 0.1
110-118 --Mycoses 11 0.6
112 ----Candidiasis 2 0.1
117 ----Other 9 0.5
130-136 --Other Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 7 0.4
135 ----Sarcoidosis 4 0.2
136 ----Other and Unspecified Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 3 0.2
137-139 Late Effects of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases 1 0.1
138 --Of Acute Poliomyelitis 1 0.1
140-239 Neoplasms 4,749 260.6
140-208 --Malignant Neoplasms 4,682 257.0
140-149 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Lip, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx 46 2.5
141 ------Tongue 12 0.7
142 ------Major Salivary Glands 2 0.1
144 ------Floor of Mouth 2 0.1
145 ------Other and Unspecified Parts of Mouth 9 0.5
146 ------Oropharynx 4 0.2
147 ------Nasopharynx 3 0.2
148 ------Hypopharynx 4 0.2
149 ------Other and Ill-defined Sites within the Lip, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx 10 0.5
150-159 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Digestive Organs and Peritoneum 1,035 56.8
150 ------Esophagus 72 4.0
151 ------Stomach 96 5.3
152 ------Small Intestine, Including Duodenum 4 0.2
153 ------Colon 440 24.1
154 ------Rectum, Rectosigmoid Junction, and Anus 75 4.1
155 ------Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Ducts 81 4.4
156 ------Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts 29 1.6
157 ------Pancreas 219 12.0
158 ------Retroperitoneum and Peritoneum 7 0.4
159 ------Other and Ill-defined Sites within the Digestive Organs and Peritoneum 12 0.7
160-165 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs 1,544 84.7
160 ------Nasal Cavities, Middle Ear, and Accessory Sinuses 4 0.2
161 ------Larynx 39 2.1
162 ------Trachea, Bronchus, and Lung 1,498 82.2
164 ------Thymus, Heart, and Mediastinum 3 0.2
170-175 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Bone, Connective Tissue, Skin, and Breast 429 23.5
170 ------Bone and Articular Cartilage 3 0.2
171 ------Connective and Other Soft Tissue 28 1.5
172 ------Melanoma of Skin 58 3.2
173 ------Other Malignant Neoplasm of Skin 10 0.5
174 ------Female Breast 327 17.9
175 ------Male Breast 3 0.2
179-189 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Genitourinary Organs 671 36.8
179 ------Uterus, Part Unspecified 32 1.8
180 ------Cervix Uteri 49 2.7
182 ------Body of Uterus 31 1.7
183 ------Ovary and Other Uterine Adnexa 106 5.8
184 ------Other and Unspecified Female Genital Organs 8 0.4
185 ------Prostate 244 13.4
186 ------Testis 2 0.1
187 ------Penis and Other Male Genital Organs 1 0.1
188 ------Bladder 88 4.8
189 ------Kidney and Other and Unspecified Urinary Organs 110 6.0
190-199 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Other and Unspecified Sites 515 28.3
190 ------Eye 1 0.1
191 ------Brain 105 5.8
192 ------Other and Unspecified Parts of Nervous System 4 0.2
193 ------Thyroid Gland 6 0.3
194 ------Other Endocrine Glands and Related Structures 3 0.2
195 ------Other and Ill-defined Sites 43 2.4
199 ------Without Specification of Site 353 19.4
200-208 ----Malignant Neoplasm of Lymphatic and Hematopoietic Tissue 442 24.3
200 ------Lymphosarcoma and Reticulosarcoma 1 0.1
201 ------Hodgkin's Disease 12 0.7
202 ------Other Malignant Neoplasm of Lympoid and Histiocytic Tissue 178 9.8
203 ------Multiple Myeloma and Immunoproliferative Neoplasms 92 5.0
204 ------Lymphoid Leukemia 44 2.4
205 ------Myeloid Leukemia 70 3.8
206 ------Monocytic Leukemia 2 0.1
207 ------Other Specified Leukemia 2 0.1
208 ------Leukemia of Unspecified Cell Type 41 2.3
210-229,
235-239

--Benign and Unspecified Neoplasms and Neoplasms of Uncertain Behavior

67

3.7
210-229 ----Benign Neoplasms 5 0.3
212 ------Respiratory and Intrathoracic Organs 1 0.1
225 ------Brain and Other Parts of Nervous System 3 0.2
227 ------Other Endocrine Glands and Related Structures 1 0.1
235-238 ----Neoplasms of Uncertain Behavior 16 0.9
237 ------Endocrine Glands and Nervous System 2 0.1
238 ------Other and Unspecified Sites and Tissues 14 0.8
239 ----Neoplasms of Unspecified Nature 46 2.5
240-279 Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Diseases and Immunity Disorders 889 48.8
240-246 --Disorders of Thyroid Gland 13 0.7
244 ----Acquired Hypothyroidism 13 0.7
250-259 --Diseases of Other Endocrine Glands 679 37.3
250 ----Diabetes Mellitus 675 37.0
251 ----Other Disorders of Pancreatic Internal Secretion 2 0.1
253 ----Disorders of the Pituitary Gland and Its Hypothalamic Control 1 0.1
259 ----Other Endocrine Disorders 1 0.1
260-269 --Nutritional Deficiencies 41 2.3
261 ----Nutritional Marasmus 3 0.2
263 ----Other and Unspecified Protein-calorie Malnutrition 38 2.1
270-279 --Other Metabolic Disorders and Immunity Disorders 156 8.6
270 ----Of Amino-acid Transport and Metabolism 1 0.1
271 ----Of Carbohydrate Transport and Metabolism 2 0.1
272 ----Of Lipoid Metabolism 27 1.5
273 ----Of Plasma Protein Metabolism 5 0.3
276 ----Of Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-base Balance 80 4.4
277 ----Other and Unspecified Disorders of Metabolism 15 0.8
278 ----Obesity and Other Hyperalimentation 19 1.0
279 ----Involving the Immune Mechanism 7 0.4
280-289 Diseases of Blood and Blood-Forming Organs 96 5.3
280 --Iron Deficiency Anemias 3 0.2
281 --Other Deficiency Anemias 4 0.2
283 --Acquired Hemolytic Anemias 3 0.2
284 --Aplastic Anemia 15 0.8
285 --Other and Unspecified Anemias 21 1.2
286 --Coagulation Defects 5 0.3
287 --Purpura and Other Hemorrhagic Conditions 13 0.7
288 --Diseases of White Blood Cells 5 0.3
289 --Other 27 1.5
290-319 Mental Disorders 344 18.9
290-294 --Organic Psychotic Conditions 123 6.8
290 ----Senile and Presenile 120 6.6
291 ----Alcoholic Psychoses 3 0.2
295-299 --Other Psychoses 123 6.8
295 ----Schizophrenic 1 0.1
298 ----Other Nonorganic 122 6.7
300-316 --Neurotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, and Other Nonpsychotic Mental Disorders 93 5.1
303 ----Alcohol Dependence Syndrome 28 1.5
304 ----Drug Dependence 1 0.1
305 ----Nondependent Abuse of Drugs 11 0.6
307 ----Special Symptoms or Syndromes Not Elsewhere Classified 1 0.1
310 ----Specific Nonpsychotic Mental Disorders Following Organic Brain Damage 47 2.6
311 ----Depressive Disorder, Not Elsewhere Classified 5 0.3
317-319 --Mental Retardation 5 0.3
319 ----Unspecified 5 0.3
320-389 Diseases of the Nervous System and Sense Organs 423 23.2
320-326 --Inflammatory Diseases of the Central Nervous System 6 0.3
320 ----Bacterial Meningitis 3 0.2
322 ----Meningitis of Unspecified Cause 2 0.1
323 ----Encephalitis, Myelitis, and Encephalomyelitis 1 0.1
330-337 --Hereditary and Degenerative Diseases of the Central Nervous System 318 17.5
331 ----Other Cerebral Degenerations 202 11.1
332 ----Parkinson's Disease 79 4.3
333 ----Other Extrapyramidal Disease and Abnormal Movement Disorders 4 0.2
334 ----Spinocerebellar Disease 3 0.2
335 ----Anterior Horn Cell Disease 30 1.6
340-349 --Other Disorders of the Central Nervous System 77 4.2
340 ----Multiple Sclerosis 20 1.1
341 ----Other Demyelinating Diseases of Central Nervous System 1 0.1
342 ----Hemiplegia 1 0.1
343 ----Infantile Cerebral Palsy 8 0.4
344 ----Other Paralytic Syndromes 6 0.3
345 ----Epilepsy 12 0.7
348 ----Other Conditions of Brain 26 1.4
349 ----Other and Unspecified 3 0.2
350-359 --Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System 21 1.2
350 ----Trigeminal Nerve Disorders 1 0.1
355 ----Mononeuritis of Lower Limb 3 0.2
356 ----Hereditary and Idiopathic Peripheral Neuropathy 2 0.1
357 ----Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy 1 0.1
358 ----Myoneural Disorders 4 0.2
359 ----Muscular Dystrophies and Other Myopathies 10 0.5
380-389 --Diseases of the Ear and Mastoid Process 1 0.1
382 ----Suppurative and Unspecified Otitis Media 1 0.1
390-459 Diseases of the Circulatory System 8,788 482.3
390-448 --Major Cardiovascular Disease 8,759 480.7
390-398,
402,
404-429

----Diseases of the Heart


7,023


385.5
390-392 ------Acute Rheumatic Fever 2 0.1
391 --------With Heart Involvement 2 0.1
393-398 ------Chronic Rheumatic Heart Disease 35 1.9
394 --------Diseases of Mitral Valve 19 1.0
395 --------Diseases of Aortic Valve 2 0.1
396 --------Diseases of Mitral and Aortic Valves 6 0.3
397 --------Diseases of Other Endocardial Structures 1 0.1
398 --------Other Rheumatic Heart Disease 7 0.4
401-405 ------Hypertensive Disease 337 18.5
401 --------Essential Hypertension 69 3.8
402 --------Hypertensive Heart Disease 202 11.1
403 --------Hypertensive Renal Disease 45 2.5
404 --------Hypertensive Heart and Renal Disease 21 1.2
410-414 ------Ischemic Heart Disease 4,450 244.2
410 --------Acute Myocardial Infarction 2,147 117.8
411 --------Other Acute and Subacute Form of Ischemic Heart Disease 10 0.5
412 --------Old Myocardial Infarction 6 0.3
413 --------Angina Pectoris 11 0.6
414 --------Other Forms of Chronic Ischemic Heart Disease 2,276 124.9
415-417 ------Diseases of Pulmonary Circulation 95 5.2
415 --------Acute Pulmonary Heart Disease 75 4.1
416 --------Chronic Pulmonary Heart Disease 19 1.0
417 --------Other Diseases of Pulmonary Circulation 1 0.1
420-429 ------Other Forms of Heart Disease 2,218 121.7
421 --------Acute and Subacute Endocarditis 2 0.1
422 --------Acute Myocarditis 2 0.1
423 --------Other Diseases of Pericardium 1 0.1
424 --------Other Diseases of Endocardium 121 6.6
425 --------Cardiomyopathy 180 9.9
426 --------Conduction Disorders 9 0.5
427 --------Cardiac Dysrhythmias 600 32.9
428 --------Heart Failure 510 28.0
429 --------Ill-defined Descriptions and Complications of Heart Disease 793 43.5
430-438 ----Cerebrovascular Disease 1,237 67.9
430 ------Subarachnoid Hemorrhage 39 2.1
431 ------Intracerebral Hemorrhage 148 8.1
432 ------Other and Unspecified Intracranial Hemorrhage 39 2.1
433 ------Occlusion and Stenosis of Precerebral Arteries 18 1.0
434 ------Occlusion of Cerebral Arteries 107 5.9
435 ------Transcient Cerebral Ischemia 4 0.2
436 ------Acute but Ill-defined 764 41.9
437 ------Other and Ill-defined 71 3.9
438 ------Late Effects of 47 2.6
440-448 ----Diseases of Arteries, Arterioles and Capillaries 385 21.1
440 ------Atherosclerosis 169 9.3
441 ------Aortic Aneurysm 127 7.0
442 ------Other Aneurysm 10 0.5
443 ------Other Peripheral Vascular Disease 52 2.9
444 ------Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis 16 0.9
446 ------Polyarteritis Nodosa and Allied Conditions 4 0.2
447 ------Other Disorders of Arteries and Arterioles 6 0.3
448 ------Diseases of Capillaries 1 0.1
451-459 --Diseases of Veins and Lymphatics and Other Diseases of Circulatory System 29 1.6
451 ----Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis 4 0.2
453 ----Other Venous Embolism and Thrombosis 2 0.1
454 ----Varicose Veins of Lower Extremities 1 0.1
456 ----Varicose Veins of Other Sites 2 0.1
457 ----Noninfective Disorders of Lymphatic Channels 1 0.1
458 ----Hypotension 6 0.3
459 ----Other Disorders of Circulatory System 13 0.7
460-519 Diseases of the Respiratory System 2,112 115.9
460-466 --Acute Respiratory Infections 8 0.4
464 ----Laryngitis and Tracheitis 1 0.1
465 ----Upper Respiratory Infections of Multiple or Unspecified Sites 1 0.1
466 ----Bronchitis and Bronchiolitis 6 0.3
470-478 --Other Diseases of Upper Respiratory Tract 2 0.1
478 ----Other Diseases of Upper Respiratory Tract 2 0.1
480-487 --Pneumonia and Influenza 625 34.3
480 ----Viral Pneumonia 1 0.1
481 ----Pneumococcal Pneumonia 9 0.5
482 ----Other Bacterial Pneumonia 20 1.1
485 ----Bronchopneumonia, Organism Unspecified 21 1.2
486 ----Pneumonia, Organism Unspecified 562 30.8
487 ----Influenza 12 0.7
490-496 --Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Allied Conditions 1,117 61.3
490 ----Bronchitis, Not Specified as Acute or Chronic 4 0.2
491 ----Chronic Bronchitis 23 1.3
492 ----Emphysema 135 7.4
493 ----Asthma 41 2.3
494 ----Bronchiectasis 5 0.3
495 ----Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis 1 0.1
496 ----Chronic Airways Obstruction, Not Elsewhere Classified 908 49.8
500-508 --Pneumoconioses and Other Lung Diseases Due to External Agents 188 10.3
500 ----Coal Workers' Pneumoconiosis 99 5.4
501 ----Asbestosis 9 0.5
502 ----Pneumoconiosis Due to Other Silica or Silicates 4 0.2
505 ----Pneumoconiosis, Unspecified 1 0.1
507 ----Pneumonitis Due to Solids and Liquids 74 4.1
508 ----Respiratory Conditions Due to Other and Unspecified External Agents 1 0.1
510-519 --Other Diseases of Respiratory System 172 9.4
510 ----Empyema 3 0.2
511 ----Pleurisy 10 0.5
512 ----Pneumothorax 5 0.3
513 ----Abscess of Lung and Mediastinum 3 0.2
514 ----Pulmonary Congestion and Hypostasis 9 0.5
515 ----Postinflammatory Pulmonary Fibrosis 69 3.8
516 ----Other Alveolar and Parietoalveolar Pneumopathy 2 0.1
518 ----Other Diseases of Lung 65 3.6
519 ----Other Diseases of Respiratory System 6 0.3
520-579 Diseases of the Digestive System 682 37.4
530-537 --Diseases of Esophagus, Stomach, and Duodenum 68 3.7
530 ----Diseases of Esophagus 18 1.0
531 ----Gastric Ulcer 10 0.5
532 ----Duodenal Ulcer 14 0.8
533 ----Peptic Ulcer, Site Unspecified 19 1.0
535 ----Gastritis and Duodenitis 3 0.2
537 ----Other Disorders of Stomach and Duodenum 4 0.2
540-543 --Appendicitis 1 0.1
540 ----Acute 1 0.1
550-553 --Hernia of Abdominal Cavity 10 0.5
551 ----Other, with Gangrene 1 0.1
552 ----Other, with Obstruction, without Mention of Gangrene 4 0.2
553 ----Other, without Mention of Obstruction or Gangrene 5 0.3
555-558 --Noninfectious Enteritis and Colitis 93 5.1
555 ----Regional Enteritis 4 0.2
556 ----Idiopathic Proctocolitis 3 0.2
557 ----Vascular Insufficiency of Intestine 74 4.1
558 ----Other Noninfective Gastroenteritis and Colitis 12 0.7
560-569 Other Diseases of Intestines and Peritoneum 119 6.5
560 ----Intestinal Obstruction without Mention of Hernia 37 2.0
562 ----Diverticula of Intestine 32 1.8
564 ----Functional Digestive Disorders, Not Elsewhere Classified 2 0.1
567 ----Peritonitis 24 1.3
568 ----Other Disorders of Peritoneum 2 0.1
569 ----Other Disorders of Intestine 22 1.2
570-579 --Other Diseases of Digestive System 391 21.5
570 ----Acute and Subacute Necrosis of Liver 4 0.2
571 ----Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis 193 10.6
572 ----Liver Abscess and Sequelae of Chronic Liver Disease 38 2.1
573 ----Other Disorders of Liver 13 0.7
574 ----Cholelithiasis 9 0.5
575 ----Other Disorders of Gallbladder 14 0.8
576 ----Other Disorders of Biliary Tract 10 0.5
577 ----Diseases of Pancreas 32 1.8
578 ----Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage 77 4.2
579 ----Intestinal Malabsorption 1 0.1
580-589 Nephritis, Nephrotic Syndrome, and Nephrosis 227 12.5
581 --Nephrotic Syndrome 1 0.1
583 --Nephritis and Nephropathy, Not Specified as Acute or Chronic 3 0.2
584 --Acute Renal Failure 42 2.3
585 --Chronic Renal Failure 46 2.5
586 --Renal Failure, Unspecified 134 7.4
588 --Disorders Resulting from Impaired Renal Function 1 0.1
590-599 Other Diseases of Urinary System 194 10.6
590 --Infections of Kidney 5 0.3
592 --Calculus of Kidney and Ureter 1 0.1
593 --Other Disorders of Kidney and Ureter 56 3.1
594 --Calculus of Lower Urinary Tract 1 0.1
595 --Cystitis 1 0.1
597 --Urethritis, Not Sexually Transmitted, and Urethral Syndrome 1 0.1
599 --Other Disorders of Urethra and Urinary Tract 129 7.1
600-608 Diseases of Male Genital Organs 1 0.1
600 --Hyperplasia of Prostate 1 0.1
614-616 Inflammatory Disease of Female Pelvic Organs 1 0.1
616 --Of Cervix, Vagina, and Vulva 1 0.1
630-676* Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Puerperium 1 4.8
670-676 --Complications of the Puerperium 1 4.8
674 ----Other and Unspecified, Not Elsewhere Classified 1 4.8
680-709 Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue 22 1.2
690-698 --Other Inflammatory Conditions of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue 8 0.4
694 ----Bullous Dermatoses 4 0.2
695 ----Erythematous Conditions 4 0.2
700-709 --Other Diseases of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue 14 0.8
704 ----Diseases of Hair and Hair Follicles 1 0.1
707 ----Chronic Ulcer of Skin 13 0.7
710-719 Arthropathies and Related Disorders 36 2.0
710 --Diffuse Diseases of Connective Tissue 14 0.8
714 --Rheumatoid Arthritis and Other Inflammatory Polyarthropathies 19 1.0
715 --Osteoarthrosis and Allied Disorders 3 0.2
720-724 Dorsopathies 1 0.1
720 --Ankylosing Spondylitis and Other Inflammatory Spondylopathies 1 0.1
725-729 Rheumatism, Excluding the Back 3 0.2
725 --Polymyalgia Rheumatica 1 0.1
728 --Disorders of Muscle, Ligament, and Fascia 1 0.1
729 --Other Disorders of Soft Tissues 1 0.1
730-739 Osteopathies, Chondropathies, and Acquired Musculoskeletal Deformities 23 1.3
730 --Osteomyelitis, Periostitis, and Other Infections Involving Bone 6 0.3
733 --Other Disorders of Bone and Cartilage 11 0.6
737 --Curvature of Spine 6 0.3
740-759 Congenital Anomalies 88 4.8
740 --Anencephalus and Similar Anomalies 2 0.1
741 --Spina Bifida 2 0.1
742 --Other, of Nervous System 12 0.7
745 --Bulbus Cordis Anomalies and Anomalies of Cardiac Septal Closure 13 0.7
746 --Other, of Heart 20 1.1
747 --Other, of Circulatory System 5 0.3
748 --Of Respiratory System 7 0.4
753 --Of Urinary System 9 0.5
756 --Other Congenital Musculoskeletal Anomalies 2 0.1
758 --Chromosomal Anomalies 10 0.5
759 --Other and Unspecified 6 0.3
760-779 Certain Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period 66 3.6
760 --Fetus or Newborn Affected by Maternal Conditions Which May Be Unrelated to Present Pregnancy 3 0.2
761 --Fetus or Newborn Affected by Maternal Complications of Pregnancy 3 0.2
762 --Fetus or Newborn Affected by Complications of Placenta, Cord, and Membranes 3 0.2
765 --Disorders Relating to Short Gestation and Unspecified Low Birthweight 20 1.1
767 --Birth Trauma 1 0.1
768 --Intrauterine Hypoxia and Birth Asphyxia 3 0.2
769 --Respiratory Distress Syndrome 11 0.6
770 --Other Respiratory Conditions of Fetus and Newborn 12 0.7
771 --Infections Specific to the Perinatal Period 6 0.3
772 --Fetal and Neonatal Hemorrhage 1 0.1
777 --Perinatal Disorders of Digestive System 2 0.1
779 --Other and Ill-defined Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period 1 0.1
780-799 Symptoms, Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions 128 7.0
780-789 --Symptoms 42 2.3
780 ----General 19 1.0
783 ----Concerning Nutrition, Metabolism and Development 2 0.1
785 ----Involving Cardiovascular System 14 0.8
786 ----Involving Respiratory System and Other Chest Symptoms 5 0.3
787 ----Involving Digestive System 1 0.1
789 ----Other, Involving Abdomen and Pelvis 1 0.1
797-799 --Ill-Defined and Unknown Causes of Morbidity and Mortality 86 4.7
797 ----Senility without Mention of Psychosis 5 0.3
798 ----Sudden Death, Cause Unknown 23 1.3
799 ----Other 58 3.2
E800-999** External Causes of Injury and Poisoning 1,087 59.7
E800-949 --Accidents, All Forms 700 38.4
E800-807 ----Railway Accidents 8 0.4
E800 ------Collision with Rolling Stock 3 0.2
E805 ------Hit by Rolling Stock 4 0.2
E807 ------Of Unspecified Nature 1 0.1
E810-825 ----Motor Vehicle Accidents 324 17.8
E810-819 ------Motor Vehicle Traffic Accidents 312 17.1
E810 --------Collision with Train 1 0.1
E812 --------Other Collision with Another Motor Vehicle 93 5.1
E813 --------Collision with Other Vehicle 4 0.2
E814 --------Collision with Pedestrian 24 1.3
E815 --------Other Collision on the Highway 18 1.0
E816 --------Loss of Control, without Collision on the Highway 59 3.2
E818 --------Other Noncollision 28 1.5
E819 --------Unspecified Nature 85 4.7
E820-825 ------Motor Vehicle Nontraffic Accidents 12 0.7
E821 --------Other Offroad Motor Vehicle 6 0.3
E822 --------Collision with Moving Object 2 0.1
E823 --------Collision with Stationary Object 1 0.1
E825 --------Other and Unspecified Nature 3 0.2
E826-829 ----Other Road Vehicle Accidents 1 0.1
E826 ------Pedal Cycle Accident 1 0.1
E830-838 ----Water Transport Accidents 3 0.2
E832 ------Other Accidental Submersion or Drowning 2 0.1
E838 ------Other and Unspecified 1 0.1
E840-845 ----Air and Space Transport Accidents 13 0.7
E840 ------Accident to Powered Aircraft At Takeoff or Landing 3 0.2
E841 ------Accident to Powered Aircraft, Other and Unspecified 9 0.5
E844 ------Other Specified 1 0.1
E850-949 ----Nonmotor Vehicle Accidents 351 19.3
E850-858 ------Accidental Poisoning by Drugs, Medicaments, and Biologicals 18 1.0
E850 --------Analgesics, Antipyretics, Antirheumatics 7 0.4
E854 --------Other Psychotropic Agents 1 0.1
E855 --------Other Drugs Acting on Central and Autonomic Nervous Systems 1 0.1
E856 --------Antibiotics 1 0.1
E858 --------Other Drugs 8 0.4
E860-869 ------Accidental Poisoning by Other Solid and Liquid Substances, Gases, and Vapors 8 0.4
E862 --------Petroleum Products, Other Solvents and Their Vapors, Not Elsewhere Classified 1 0.1
E867 --------Gas Distributed by Pipeline 1 0.1
E868 --------Other Utility Gas and Other Carbon Monoxide 5 0.3
E869 --------Other Gases and Vapors 1 0.1
E878-879 ------Surgical and Medical Procedures as the Cause of Abnormal Reaction of Patient or Later
--------Complication, without Mention of Misadventure At the Time of Procedure

16

0.9
E878 ----------Surgical Operation and Other Surgical Procedures as the Cause of Abnormal Reaction of
------------Patient, or of Later Complication, without Mention of Misadventure At the Time of Operation

13

0.7
E879 ----------Other Procedures, without Mention of Misadventure At the Time of Procedure, as the Cause
------------of Abnormal Reaction of Patient, or of Later Complication

3

0.2
E880-888 ------Accidental Falls 124 6.8
E880 --------On or from Stairs or Steps 10 0.5
E881 --------On or from Ladders or Scaffolding 3 0.2
E882 --------From or Out of Building or Other Structure 4 0.2
E884 --------Other from One Level to Another 12 0.7
E885 --------On Same Level from Slipping, Tripping, or Stumbling 5 0.3
E887 --------Fracture, Cause Unspecified 10 0.5
E888 --------Other and Unspecified 80 4.4
E890-899 ------Accidents Caused by Fire and Flames 35 1.9
E890 --------Conflagration in Private Dwelling 27 1.5
E891 --------Conflagration in Other and Unspecified Building or Structure 1 0.1
E892 --------Conflagration Not in Building or Structure 3 0.2
E893 --------Caused by Ignition of Clothing 2 0.1
E894 --------Ignition of Highly Inflammable Material 1 0.1
E895 --------Caused by Controlled Fire in Private Dwelling 1 0.1
E900-909 ------Accidents Due to Natural and Environmental Factors 18 1.0
E901 --------Excessive Cold 4 0.2
E904 --------Hunger, Thirst, Exposure, Neglect 1 0.1
E905 --------Venomous Animals and Plants as the Cause of Poisoning and Toxic Reactions 2 0.1
E906 --------Other Injury Caused by Animals 1 0.1
E908 --------Cataclysmic Storms, and Floods Resulting from Storms 10 0.5
E910-915 ------Accidents Caused by Submersion, Suffocation, and Foreign Bodies 70 3.8
E910 --------Accidental Drowning and Submersion 32 1.8
E911 --------Inhalation and Ingestion of Food Causing Obstruction of Respiratory Tract or Suffocation 9 0.5
E912 --------Inhalation and Ingestion of Other Object Causing Obstruction of Respiratory Tract or
----------Suffocation

21

1.2
E913 --------Accidental Mechanical Suffocation 8 0.4
E916-928 ------Other Accidents 52 2.9
E916 --------Struck Accidentally by Falling Object 18 1.0
E919 --------Caused by Machinery 15 0.8
E921 --------Caused by Explosion of Pressure Vessel 1 0.1
E922 --------Caused by Firearm Missile 6 0.3
E923 --------Caused by Explosive Material 2 0.1
E924 --------Caused by Hot Substance or Object, Caustic or Corrosive Material and Steam 1 0.1
E925 --------Caused by Electric Current 1 0.1
E928 --------Other and Unspecified Environmental and Accidental Causes 8 0.4
E929 ------Late Effects of Accidental Injury 5 0.3
E929 --------Late Effects of Accidental Injury 5 0.3
E930-949 ------Drugs, Medicaments, and Biological Substances Causing Adverse Effects in Therapeutic Use 5 0.3
E932 --------Hormones and Synthetic Substitutes 1 0.1
E938 --------Other Central Nervous System Depressants 1 0.1
E944 --------Water, Mineral and Uric Acid Metabolism Drugs 1 0.1
E947 --------Other and Unspecified Drugs and Medicaments 2 0.1
E950-959 --Suicide and Self-Inflicted Injury 279 15.3
E950 ----Poisoning by Solid or Liquid Substances 21 1.2
E951 ----Poisoning by Gases in Domestic Use 1 0.1
E952 ----Poisoning by Other Gases and Vapors 7 0.4
E953 ----By Hanging, Strangulation, and Suffocation 29 1.6
E954 ----By Submersion (Drowning) 1 0.1
E955 ----By Firearms and Explosives 206 11.3
E956 ----By Cutting and Piercing Instruments 2 0.1
E957 ----By Jumping from High Place 6 0.3
E958 ----By Other and Unspecified Means 6 0.3
E960-969 --Homicide and Injury Purposely Inflicted by Other Persons 84 4.6
E960 ----Fight, Brawl, Rape 1 0.1
E963 ----By Hanging and Strangulation 2 0.1
E964 ----By Submersion (Drowning) 2 0.1
E965 ----By Firearms and Explosives 53 2.9
E966 ----By Cutting and Piercing Instruments 8 0.4
E967 ----Child Battering and Other Maltreatment 1 0.1
E968 ----By Other and Unspecified Means 17 0.9
E970-978 --Legal Intervention 2 0.1
E970 ----By Firearms 2 0.1
E980-989 --Injury Undetermined Whether Accidentally or Purposely Inflicted 22 1.2
E980 ----Poisoning by Solid or Liquid Substances 4 0.2
E982 ----Poisoning by Other Gases 1 0.1
E984 ----Submersion (Drowning) 2 0.1
E985 ----Injury by Firearms and Explosives 7 0.4
E988 ----Injury by Other and Unspecified Means 8 0.4

* Maternal death rates are per 100,000 live births
** Causes 800-999 have been coded using E External ICDA 9 Codes

West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
Health Statistics Center, 1998


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Last updated February 2, 1998.