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TABLE D-2.1 Disease Burden: Enterotoxigenic E. coli

 

 

 

Under 5 Years

5–14 Years

15–59 Years

60 Years and Over

Morbidity Category

Description

Condition

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

A

Moderate localized pain and/or mild systemic reaction, or impairment requiring minor change in normal activities, and associated with some restriction of work activity

Mild diarrhea

353,503,000

4

142,442,000

4

84,786,000

4

9,586,000

4

B

Moderate pain and/or moderate impairment requiring moderate change in normal activities, e.g., housebound or in bed, and associated with temporary loss of ability to work

Moderately severe diarrhea

31,423,000

5

1,151,000

5

685,000

5

404,000

5

C

Severe pain, severe short-term impairment, or hospitalization

Severe diarrhea

6,983,000

6

230,000

6

171,000

6

101,000

6

D

Mild chronic disability (not requiring hospitalization, institutionalization, or other major limitation of normal activity, and resulting in minor limitation of ability to work)

 

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

E

Moderate to severe chronic disability (requiring hospitalization, special care, or other major limitation of normal activity, and seriously restricting ability to work)

 

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

F

Total impairment

 

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

G

Reproductive impairment resulting in infertility

 

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

H

Death

 

698,000

n.a.

46,000

n.a.

26,000

n.a.

5,000

n.a.



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