TABLE 4

Top 5 MDCs by Year and Age, Texas 2004–2010

Average FrequencyStratum Prevalence (%)
Neonatal
 Total Hospitalizations380 943
 MDC 15: Newborns and Other Neonates375 38998.5
 MDC 18: Infectious and Parasitic Disease14790.4
 MDC 04: Respiratory System9360.2
 MDC 23: Rehabilitation, Aftercare6820.2
 MDC 06: Digestive System5840.2
1 mo to 1 y
 Total Hospitalizations45 975
 MDC 04: Respiratory System15 40933.5
 MDC 15: Newborns and Other Neonates653714.2
 MDC 06: Digestive System625613.6
 MDC 18: Infectious and Parasitic Disease35277.6
 MDC 03: Ear, Nose, Mouth, Throat26255.7
1–4 y
 Total Hospitalizations48 264
 MDC 04: Respiratory System16 54334.3
 MDC 06: Digestive System723615.0
 MDC 09: Skin38057.9
 MDC 01: Nervous System34067.1
 MDC 03: Ear, Nose, Mouth, Throat35127.3
5–9 y
 Total Hospitalizations31 434
 MDC 04: Respiratory System712522.6
 MDC 06: Digestive System500415.9
 MDC 19: Mental Diseases and Disorders382912.2
 MDC 01: Nervous System26098.3
 MDC 08: Musculoskeletal System21296.8
10–14 y
 Total Hospitalizations36 165
 MDC 19: Mental Diseases and Disorders11 06730.5
 MDC 06: Digestive System519914.4
 MDC 04: Respiratory System32449.0
 MDC 08: Musculoskeletal System27457.6
 MDC 01: Nervous System25777.1
15–17 y
 Total Hospitalizations48 790
 MDC 14: Pregnancy, Childbirth19 30539.6
 MDC 19: Mental Diseases and Disorders10 23921.0
 MDC 06: Digestive System32716.7
 MDC 08: Musculoskeletal System21544.4
 MDC 01: Nervous System19754.0