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                        INFANT, NEONATAL, AND POSTNEONATAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
                                          ARKANSAS 1996

                                                                                           POST
CAUSE OF DEATH ................................... ICD-9             INFANT   NEONATAL   NEONATAL

ALL CAUSES .............................................               337       204       133

CERTAIN INTESTINAL INFECTIONS ...................008-009                 2         0         2
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION .............................036                 3         0         3
SEPTICEMIA ..........................................038                 2         0         2
VIRAL DISEASES ..................................045-079                 2         2         0
REMAINDER INFECTIOUS/PARASITIC DISEASES ............. *                  1         0         1
BENIGN/UNCERTAIN/UNSPECIFIED NEOPLASMS ..........210-239                 1         1         0
DISEASES OF BLOOD & BLOOD-FORMING ORGANS ........280-289                 1         1         0
MENINGITIS ......................................320-322                 2         0         2
OTHER DISEASE NERVOUS SYSTEM/SENSE ORGANS .......323-389                 5         0         5
ACUTE UPPER RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS ..............460-465                 1         0         1
BRONCHITIS AND BRONCHIOLITIS ................466,490-491                16         1        15
PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA .........................480-487                 3         1         2
  PNEUMONIA .....................................480-486                 3         1         2
REMAINDER DS/RESPIRATORY SYSTEM .........470-478,492-519                 2         0         2
ABDOMINAL HERNIA & INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION ...550-553,560                 1         0         1
REMAINDER DS/DIGESTIVE SYSTEM ...520-534,536-543,562-579                 3         1         2
CONGENITAL ANOMALIES ............................740-759                68        50        18
  ANENCEPHALUS AND SIMILAR ANOMALIES ................740                 3         2         1
  SPINA BIFIDA ......................................741                 1         1         0
  CONGENITAL HYDROCEPHALUS ........................742.3                 2         1         1
  OTHER OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM & EYE ............. **                 4         2         2
  OF HEART ......................................745-746                22        12        10
  OTHER OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM .......................747                 5         3         2
  OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM .............................748                10         9         1
  OF DIGESTIVE SYSTEM ...........................749-751                 2         2         0
  OF GENITOURINARY SYSTEM .......................752-753                 2         2         0
  OF MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM .....................754-756                 6         5         1
  DOWN'S SYNDROME .................................758.0                 2         2         0
  OTHER CHROMOSOMAL ANOMALIES ...............758.1-758.9                 5         5         0
  ALL OTHER & UNSPECIFIED ...................744,757,759                 4         4         0
CONDITIONS ORIGINATING IN PERINATAL PERIOD ......760-779               136       130         6
  AFFECTED BY MATERNAL CONDITIONS UNRELATED TO PREG..760                 2         2         0
  AFFECTED BY MATERNAL COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY ...761                16        16         0
  AFFECTED BY COMPLICATNS OF PLCNTA/CORD/MEMBRANES ..762                10        10         0
  AFFECTED BY OTH COMPLICATIONS OF LABOR/DELIVERY ...763                 1         1         0
  SHORT GESTATION & UNSPECIFIED LOW BIRTHWEIGHT .....765                26        26         0
  INTRAUTERINE HYPOXIA & BIRTH ASPHYXIA .............768                 5         5         0
    BIRTH ASPHYXIA ..........................768.5-768.9                 5         5         0
  RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME .....................769                19        18         1
  OTHER RESPIRATORY CONDITIONS OF FETUS AND NEWBORN .770                34        30         4
  INFECTIONS SPECIFIC TO THE PERINATAL PERIOD .......771                 9         8         1
  FETAL AND NEONATAL HEMORRHAGE .....................772                 7         7         0
  ALL OTHER/ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS 775.2-775.9,776.1-779                 7         7         0
SYMPTOMS/SIGNS/ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS ...........780-799                48         5        43
  SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME ....................798.0                17         1        16
  SYMPTOMS, SIGNS, OTHER ILL-DEF COND .780-797,798.1-799                31         4        27
ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS .................E800-E949                12         2        10
  FOOD/OTHER OBJ OBST RESP TRACT/ SUFFOCATION .E911-E912                 1         0         1
  ACCIDENTAL MECHANICAL SUFFOCATION ................E913                 6         1         5
  OTHER ACCIDENTS/ADVERSE EFFECTS ...E800-E910,E914-E949                 5         1         4
HOMICIDE ......................................E960-E969                 4         0         4
  CHILD BATTERING AND OTHER MALTREATMENT ...........E967                 1         0         1
  OTHER HOMICIDE ....................E960-E966,E968-E969                 3         0         3
ALL OTHER CAUSES ...............................RESIDUAL                24        10        14




*  INCLUDES ICD-9 CODES 001-007,010-032,034-035,037,039-041,080-088,091-139
** INCLUDES ICD-9 CODES 742.0-742.2,742.4-742.9,743 

NOTE:  NEONATAL REFERS TO < 28 DAYS OF AGE
       POSTNEONATAL REFERS TO 28 DAYS TO < 1 YEAR OF AGE

SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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