Table 1

Admission diagnoses and likelihood of infection. Zewditu Memorial Hospital, Addis Ababa (2003–04, age 16 and above)

% HIV+

N

ICD-10 code


Diarrhoea and GE of presumed infectious origin

66.7

42

A09

Respiratory TB

69.7

33

A15–16

Other TB

60.0

15

A17–19

HIV

100.0

2

B2

Malaria

17.1

35

B50–54

Herpes zoster, oral candiasis, toxoplasmosis and PCP

94.7

38

B02, B37, B58–59

Other infectious and parasitic diseases

14.0

43

A01, A03, A07, A30, A35, A41, A63–64, A68, A75, A82, B45

Neoplasm's of breast, cervix, uterus and leiomyoma

14.6

48

C50, C53–55, D25–26

Other neoplasms (benign and malignant)

0.0

25

C0, C2–4, C51–52, C56–58, C6–9, D0, D22–24, D3–4

Thyroid disorders

9.9

71

E00–05

Diabetes and hypoglycemia

11.1

27

E10–E16

Diseases of the nervous system (mainly meningitis)

35.7

14

G00, G03–04, G25, G40, G54

Hypertension

7.1

28

I10–I13

Hypotension

61.9

21

I95

Other diseases of the circulatory system

6.7

45

I05, I09, I15, I21, I31, I38, I49–51, I61, I63–64, I80, I83–I84, I86, I88

Pneumonia

30.6

36

J18

Other diseases of the respiratory system

26.9

26

J11, J44–46, J86, J90, J93–94, J98

Gastritis and other diseases of the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum

15.0

60

K27, K29–31

Diseases of the appendix

9.0

78

K35, K37–38

Hernia and intestinal obstruction

5.7

70

K40, K42–43, K46, K56

Cholelithiasis and diseases of the pancreas

6.1

132

K80, K82, K85–K86

Other diseases of the digestive system

15.8

38

K04, K12, K60, K62–63, K65–66, K72–73, K75–76, K83, K91–93

Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

22.2

9

L, M

Glomerular diseases and diseases of the urinary system

13.6

22

N0–3

Diseases of male genital organs

2.6

38

N4

Inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs and disorders of the female genital tract

20.0

25

N7–9

Complications of pregnancy and delivery

15.9

44

O

Fever of unknown origin

32.7

104

R50

Chronic illness

79.3

29

R69

Symptoms signs and abnormal clinical findings not elsewhere specified

17.5

63

R0–4, R56–58, R62

External causes and injuries

7.7

39

S, T, X

Other and unknown admission diagnoses

12.9

31

A80, B19, B56, D5–8, E15, E40–42, E55, E83, E86, E88, K36, P07, Q43, Q53, U, Z4


Total

22.2

1331


Reniers et al. BMC Public Health 2009 9:163   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-163

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