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Table 1 Number of subjects with physician visits and hospitalizations for intestinal infectious diseases, 1995 to 2003 inclusive, in a mixed rural-urban community in Metro Vancouver.

From: Water and sewage systems, socio-demographics, and duration of residence associated with endemic intestinal infectious diseases: A cohort study

   Number of subjects with a
ICD-9
Code*
Disease
description
physician visit hospitalization
003 Other Salmonella infections 65 0
004 Shigellosis 20 0
007 Other protozoal intestinal diseases (includes balantidiasis, giardiasis, coccidiosis, intestinal trichomoniasis, cryptosporidiosis, cyclosporiasis) 21 0
008 Intestinal infections due to other organisms 721 180
009 Ill-defined intestinal infections 6190 0
  Total all diseases above 7017 180
  1. * International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision [19]
  2. 15 were identified as having either 008.0 E. coli or 008.5 Unspecified bacterial enteritis; the remaining 165 were identified as 008.8 Other organisms, not elsewhere classified
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