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                        INFANT, NEONATAL, AND POSTNEONATAL DEATHS BY CAUSE
                                          ARKANSAS 1997

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

ALL CAUSES .............................................               316       189       127

CERTAIN INTESTINAL INFECTIONS ...................008-009                 2         1         1
MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTION .............................036                 1         0         1
SEPTICEMIA ..........................................038                 1         0         1
VIRAL DISEASES ..................................045-079                 3         0         3
REMAINDER INFECTIOUS/PARASITIC DISEASES ............. *                  1         0         1
BENIGN/UNCERTAIN/UNSPECIFIED NEOPLASMS ..........210-239                 1         0         1
CYSTIC FIBROSIS ...................................277.0                 2         0         2
MENINGITIS ......................................320-322                 1         0         1
OTHER DISEASE NERVOUS SYSTEM/SENSE ORGANS .......323-389                 4         1         3
BRONCHITIS AND BRONCHIOLITIS ................466,490-491                 5         0         5
PNEUMONIA AND INFLUENZA .........................480-487                12         3         9
  PNEUMONIA .....................................480-486                12         3         9
REMAINDER DS/RESPIRATORY SYSTEM .........470-478,492-519                 1         1         0
ABDOMINAL HERNIA & INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION ...550-553,560                 1         0         1
GASTRITIS, DUODENTIS, ENTERITIS, COLITIS ....535,555-558                 2         1         1
REMAINDER DS/DIGESTIVE SYSTEM ...520-534,536-543,562-579                 1         0         1
CONGENITAL ANOMALIES ............................740-759                71        53        18
  ANENCEPHALUS AND SIMILAR ANOMALIES ................740                 8         8         0
  CONGENITAL HYDROCEPHALUS ........................742.3                 1         1         0
  OTHER OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM & EYE ............. **                 2         1         1
  OF HEART ......................................745-746                20        13         7
  OTHER OF CIRCULATORY SYSTEM .......................747                 4         2         2
  OF RESPIRATORY SYSTEM .............................748                 8         7         1
  OF DIGESTIVE SYSTEM ...........................749-751                 1         1         0
  OF GENITOURINARY SYSTEM .......................752-753                 6         6         0
  OF MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM .....................754-756                 3         3         0
  DOWN'S SYNDROME .................................758.0                 2         0         2
  OTHER CHROMOSOMAL ANOMALIES ...............758.1-758.9                 5         4         1
  ALL OTHER & UNSPECIFIED ...................744,757,759                11         7         4
CONDITIONS ORIGINATING IN PERINATAL PERIOD ......760-779               123       117         6
  AFFECTED BY MATERNAL CONDITIONS UNRELATED TO PREG..760                 1         1         0
  AFFECTED BY MATERNAL COMPLICATIONS OF PREGNANCY ...761                 5         5         0
  AFFECTED BY COMPLICATNS OF PLCNTA/CORD/MEMBRANES ..762                 5         5         0
  SHORT GESTATION & UNSPECIFIED LOW BIRTHWEIGHT .....765                31        30         1
  BIRTH TRAUMA ......................................767                 2         2         0
  INTRAUTERINE HYPOXIA & BIRTH ASPHYXIA .............768                 2         1         1
    FETAL DISTRESS IN LIVEBORN INFANT .......768.2-768.4                 1         0         1
    BIRTH ASPHYXIA ..........................768.5-768.9                 1         1         0
  RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME .....................769                19        19         0
  OTHER RESPIRATORY CONDITIONS OF FETUS AND NEWBORN .770                22        18         4
  INFECTIONS SPECIFIC TO THE PERINATAL PERIOD .......771                 9         9         0
  FETAL AND NEONATAL HEMORRHAGE .....................772                 4         4         0
  ALL OTHER/ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS 775.2-775.9,776.1-779                23        23         0
SYMPTOMS/SIGNS/ILL-DEFINED CONDITIONS ...........780-799                41         3        38
  SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME ....................798.0                16         1        15
  SYMPTOMS, SIGNS, OTHER ILL-DEF COND .780-797,798.1-799                25         2        23
ACCIDENTS AND ADVERSE EFFECTS .................E800-E949                18         1        17
  FOOD/OTHER OBJ OBST RESP TRACT/ SUFFOCATION .E911-E912                 5         1         4
  ACCIDENTAL MECHANICAL SUFFOCATION ................E913                 3         0         3
  OTHER ACCIDENTS/ADVERSE EFFECTS ...E800-E910,E914-E949                10         0        10
HOMICIDE ......................................E960-E969                 5         0         5
  CHILD BATTERING AND OTHER MALTREATMENT ...........E967                 2         0         2
  OTHER HOMICIDE ....................E960-E966,E968-E969                 3         0         3
ALL OTHER CAUSES ...............................RESIDUAL                20         8        12




*  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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