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Volume 28, Number 10—October 2022

Demographic and Socioeconomic Factors Associated with Fungal Infection Risk, United States, 2019

Emily RayensComments to Author , Mary Kay Rayens, and Karen A. Norris
Author affiliations: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA (E. Rayens, K.A. Norris); University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA (M.K. Rayens)

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Number of risk conditions and fungal infections diagnosed among hospitalized patients, United States, 2019*

Fungal infections and risk conditions
ICD-10 code
No. cases diagnosed
Fungal infections
Aspergillosis B44 17,825
Invasive B44.0, B44.1, B44.7 8,875
Noninvasive B44.2, B44.8 4,210
Candidiasis B37 457,080
Invasive B37.1, B37.5, B37.6, B37.7 19,920
Noninvasive B37.0, B37.2, B37.3, B37.4, B37.8 396,765
Coccidioidomycosis B38 8,990
Cryptococcosis B45 4,900
Histoplasmosis B39 4,880
Mucormycosis B46 1,370
Pneumocystosis B59 9,725
Other B35, B36, B40–B43, B47, B48 145,925
Unspecified mycoses
Risk conditions
Asthma J45–J46 2,273,360
Autoimmune conditions G35, G70, K90, L93, M05, M35 483,850
Cancer C00–C97 2,869,790
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease J44 4,402,564
Cirrhosis K74 468,950
Cystic fibrosis E84 29,465
Diabetes mellitus E10–E14 8,376,979
End-stage renal disease D17 32,665
HIV B20–B24 109,180
Immunosuppressive disorders D80–D89 224,100
Influenza J09–J11 276,950
Myelodysplastic syndrome D46 82,170
Neutropenia D70 194,870
Osteomyelitis M86 385,450
Pneumonia J12–J18 2,552,504
Sepsis A40–A41 2,820,729
Transplant history Z94 266,580
Transplant complications T86 145,540
Tuberculosis A16–A19 3,690

*Data from ICD-10 codes listed in the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, 2019 (20). ICD-10, International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision.

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