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TABLE D-13.2 Disease Burden: Rotavirus, Assuming Increased Use of Oral Rehydration Therapy

 

 

 

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

109,979,000

6

5,698,000

4

4,239,000

4

479,000

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

9,776,000

5.5

46,000

5.5

34,300

5

20,200

5.5

C

Severe pain, severe short term impairment, or hospitalization

Severe diarrhea

8,729,000

7

 

7

 

7

 

7

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

 

436,500

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.



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