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Volume 12, Number 10—October 2006

Research

Human Prion Disease and Relative Risk Associated with Chronic Wasting Disease

W. John Pape†, Jeri Forster*, C. Alan Anderson‡§, Patrick Bosque‡¶, Patrick Bosque‡¶, Michael Miller#, and Samantha MaWhinney
Author affiliations: *University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA; †Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Denver, Colorado, USA; ‡University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA; §Denver Veteran's Affairs Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA; ¶Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA; #Colorado Division of Wildlife, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

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Table A2

ICD-10 code classifications for expanded event definition, 1999–2001*

Code definition Age at death, y ICD-10 Total with code† (12–55 y)‡
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease >12 A81.0 11 (1)
Other atypical virus infection of CNS >12 A81.8 0 (0)
Atypical virus infection of CNS, unspecified >12 A81.9 0 (0)
Organic amnesic syndrome, not induced by alcohol and other psychoactive substances >12 F04 0 (0)
Early-onset cerebellar ataxia >12 G11.1 5 (1)
Late-onset cerebellar ataxia >12 G11.2 0 (0)
Other specified degenerative diseases of basal ganglia >12 G23.8 1 (0)
Degenerative disease of basal ganglia, unspecified >12 G23.9 2 (0)
Myoclonus >12 G25.3 2 (0)
Other specified extrapyramidal and movement disorders >12 G25.8 2 (1)
Extrapyramidal and movement disorder, unspecified >12 G25.9 5 (1)
Alzheimer disease with early onset 12–55 G30.0 0 (0)
Alzheimer disease with late onset 12–55 G30.1 0 (0)
Other Alzheimer disease 12–55 G30.8 0 (0)
Alzheimer disease, unspecified 12–55 G30.9 3 (3)
Pick disease >12 G31.0 9 (0)
Senile degeneration of brain, not elsewhere classified >12 G31.1 2 (0)
Other specified degenerative diseases of nervous system >12 G31.8 3 (0)
Degenerative disease of nervous system, unspecified >12 G31.9 56 (7)
Disorders of initiating and maintaining sleep [insomnias] >12 G47.0 1 (0)
Sleep disorder, unspecified >12 G47.9 1 (0)
Multisystem degeneration >12 G90.3 15 (1)
Encephalopathy, unspecified >12 G93.4 110 (34)
Disorder of central nervous system, unspecified >12 G96.9 5 (1)
Other and unspecified abnormal involuntary movements >12 R25.8 0 (0)
Ataxic gait >12 R26.0 2 (0)
Other and unspecified abnormalities of gait and mobility >12 R26.8 13 (0)
Ataxia, unspecified >12 R27.0 9 (0)
Other and unspecified lack of coordination >12 R27.8 0 (0)
Other and unspecified symptoms and signs involving cognitive functions and awareness >12 R41.8 3 (1)

*CNS, central nervous system.
†Deaths may have >1 code reported.
‡Total deaths with code ages 12–55 y.

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