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Table 2 Distribution of hospitalizations for a cutaneous injection-related infection or related infectious complication*.

From: Determinants of hospitalization for a cutaneous injection-related infection among injection drug users: a cohort study

  Primary diagnosis +1 +2 +3 +4 +5 +6 +7 +8 +9 +1&2 +1&4
1cellulitis 45 - 3 0 5 0 0 2 1 0 - -
2abscess 9 1 - 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 3
3osteomyelitis 14 0 5 - 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 1
4staph.infection 18 3 0 1 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 -
5endocarditis 12 0 1 0 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 1
6septic arthritis 8 0 2 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0 1
7ulcer 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
8thrombophlebitis 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0
9myositis 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
  +1&7 +2&4 +3&4 +3&7 +4&7 +5&4 +9&4 + more than two diseases
1cellulitis - 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
2abscess 0 - 2 0 0 1 1 4
3osteomyelitis 1 3 - - 2 0 0 5
4staph.infection 0 - - 0 - - - 15
5endocarditis 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 5
6septic arthritis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7ulcer - 0 0 - - 0 0 2
8thrombophlebitis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9myositis 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0
  1. *According to ICD 10 codes. ICD 10 codes categorized into 9 diseases and listed from 1 to 9. First column refers to when disease listed as primary diagnosis. Other columns refer to multiple diseases reported, irrespective of whether event was primary, secondary, tertiary, quaternary, or quinary.