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NT Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee annual report 2009-2010



NT Child Deaths Review and Prevention Committee annual report 2009-2010


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Page 60 Appendix 2 NT Underlying Causes of Child Deaths by specific event 20062009 Year of Death ICD-10 AM Coding Descriptions UCOD 2006 2007 2008 2009 Total Diarrhoea and gastroenteritis of presumed infectious origin A09 1 1 Melioidosis, unspecified A24.4 1 1 Whooping cough due to Bordetella pertussis A37.0 1 1 Septicaemia due to Streptococcus pneumoniae A40.3 1 1 Streptococcus Septicaemia, unspecified A40.9 1 1 Septicaemia, unspecified A41.9 1 1 Unspecified viral encephalitis A86 1 1 A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (Infectious and Parasitic Diseases) 2 3 2 7 Malignant neoplasm of Submandibular gland C08.0 1 1 Malignant neoplasm of rectum C20 1 1 Malignant neoplasm of brain, unspecified location C71.9 1 1 Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia without mention of remission C91.00 1 1 Benign neoplasm of Heart D15.1 1 1 C00-D48 Neoplasms (Neoplasms) 2 2 1 5 Organ-limited amyloidosis E85.4 1 1 Volume depletion (Dehydration ) E86 1 1 E00-E90 Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (Endocrine, Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases) 1 1 2 Meningitis (Unspecified) G03.9 1 1

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