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Volume 17, Number 1—January 2011

Research

Concurrent Conditions and Human Listeriosis, England, 1999–2009

Piers MookComments to Author , Sarah J. O’Brien, and Iain A. Gillespie
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Health Protection Agency, London, UK (P. Mook, I.A. Gillespie); University of Manchester, Manchester, UK (S.J. O’Brien, I.A. Gillespie)

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Table 2

Relative risks for ICD-10 conditions for case-patients with non–pregnancy-associated listeriosis, England, 1999–2009*

Chapter and subgroup (code) Relative risk (95% CI)
Versus other conditions Age >60 y vs. <60 y
Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
1.3 (0.9–2.0)
2.5 (1.1–5.9)
Neoplasms (C00-D48) 4.9 (4.4–5.5) 2.9 (2.3–3.6)
Digestive organs (C15–C26) 3.1 (2.4–3.9) NC
Respiratory and intrathoracic organs (C30–C39) 4.8 (3.5–6.5) NC
Breast (C50) 2.9 [2.1–4.1) 2.6 (1.4–5.2)
Female genital organs (C51–C58) 1.9 (1.07–3.5) NC
Male genital organs (C60–C63) 2.9 (1.7–5.1) NC
Eye, brain, and other parts of central nervous system (C69–C72) 7.3 (4.2–12.7) NC
Thyroid and other endocrine glands (C73–C80, C97) 2.7 (2.0–3.6) 3.2 (1.6–6.4)
Lymphoid, hematopoietic, and related tissues (C81–C96) 17.6 (15.1–20.6) 2.8 (2.0–3.9)
In situ and benign neoplasms and others of uncertainty D00–D48)
0.7 (0.4–1.1)
NC
Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism (D50–D89) 1.3 (0.9–2.0) 0.8 (0.4–1.8)
Anemias (D50–D64) 1.0 (0.6–1.7) NC
Diseases of blood and blood-forming organs (D65–D89)
2.3 (1.3–4.0)
NC
Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90) 5.3 (4.2–6.6) 6.3 (3.5–11.2)
Diabetes mellitus (E10–E14)
11.4 (9.0–14.5)
4.9 (2.7–8.8)
Mental and behavior disorders (F00–F99) 3.1 (2.4–4.1) 1.7 (1.01–2.8)
Due to psychoactive substance (F10–F19)
12.3 (9.4–16.1)
4.7 (2.7–8.1)
Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99) 0.6 (0.4–1.0) NC
Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00–H59) NC NC
Diseases of the ear and mastoid process (H60–H95)
NC
NC
Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I99) 1.4 (1.2–1.6) NC
Hypertensive diseases (I10–I15) 8.0 (5.2–12.2) NC
Ischemic heart diseases (I20–I25) 0.8 (0.5–1.1) NC
Other forms of heart disease (I30–I52) 2.4 (1.9–3.1) NC
Cerebrovascular diseases (I60–I69) 0.7 (0.4–1.2) NC
Diseases of arteries, arterioles, and capillaries (I70–I79)
2.1 (1.2–3.5)
NC
Diseases of the respiratory system (J00–J99) 0.9 (0.7–1.1) NC
Chronic lower respiratory diseases (J40–J47) 1.8 (1.3–2.5) NC
Other diseases of respiratory system (J80–J99)
1.7 (0.95–3.1)
NC
Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93) 1.3 (1.1–1.5) 1.9 (1.4–2.6)
Noninfective enteritis and colitis (K50–K52) 4.3 (3.3–5.6) 2.3 (1.4–3.8)
Other diseases of intestines (K55–K63) 0.5 (0.3–0.9) NC
Diseases of liver (K70–K77)
22.4 (17.7–28.4)
2.2 (1.4–3.6)
Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
NC
NC
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99) 1.3 (1.1–1.6) 4.5 (2.7–7.3)
Arthropathies (M00–M25) 1.7 (1.3–2.2) NC
Systemic connective tissue disorders (M30–M36)
18.3 (12.6–26.6)
NC
Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99) 1.2 (0.99–1.5) 5.3 (3.2–8.6)
Renal failure (N17–N19)
12.2 (9.8–15.1)
1.7 (1.02–2.7)
Pregnancy, childbirth, and puerperium (O00–O99) NC NC
Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96) NC NC
Congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00–Q99) NC NC
Symptoms, signs, and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99) NC NC
Injury, poisoning, and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98) NC NC
External causes of morbidity and mortality (V01–Y98)
Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99) NC NC
Codes for special purposes (U00–U99)


Total NC 4.6 (4.1–5.3)

*ICD-10, International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision; CI, confidence interval; NC, not calculated (for conditions with <10 cases); –, data not available.

*ICD-10, International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision; CI, confidence interval; NC, not calculated (for conditions with <10 cases); –, data not available.

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