Volume 5, Number 5—October 1999
Food-Related Illness and Death in the United States
|1st diagnosis||All diagnoses|
|Cause of enteritisa||Hospitalizations||Deaths||Hospitalizations||Deaths|
|Bacterial (001-005, 008-008.5)||27,987||148b||54,953||1,139|
|Unknown etiology (009, 558.9)||186,537||868b||423,293||5,148|
bEstimate unreliable due to small sample size.
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