Table 7

Underlying cause of death when pathogen is mentioned on the death certificate as text: 2001–2012

ICD-10Underlying cause of deathPathogen mentioned in text on death certificate
ICD-10 descriptionCampylobacterListeriaSalmonellaNorovirusRotavirus
A048Other specified bacterial intestinal infections50300
A049Bacterial intestinal infection, unspecified60000
A083Other viral enteritis00072
A084Viral intestinal infection, unspecified00053
A09Diarrhoea and gastroenteritis of presumed infectious origin70050
A090Other and unspecified gastroenteritis and colitis of infectious origin00040
A099Gastroenteritis and colitis of unspecified origin20371
A498Other bacterial infections of unspecified site211300
A499Bacterial infection, unspecified01200
B948Sequelae of other specified infectious and parasitic diseases00100
G610Inflammatory polyneuropathy Guillain-Barré syndrome10000
Total42212286
  • Source: Office for National Statistics.

  • ICD-10, Tenth Revision of International Classification of Diseases.