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Table 1 Number of cases and proportion of HZ diagnoses (ICD-10 codesa) in the weighted study sample, 2007/2008

From: Herpes zoster in Germany: Quantifying the burden of disease

ICD-10 Code Number of casesb Proportion (%) Description
B02.- 6 0.00 Zoster [herpes zoster] Includes: shingles/zona
B02.0 734 0.39 Zoster encephalitis/Zoster meningoencephalitis
B02.1 47 0.02 Zoster meningitis
B02.2 25,654 13.48 Zoster with other nervous system involvement
B02.3 8,181 4.30 Zoster ocular disease
B02.7 1,100 0.58 Zoster generalisatus
B02.8 7,122 3.74 Zoster with other complications
B02.9 147,514 77.49 Zoster without complication (e.g. Zoster NOS)
total 190,358 100.00  
  1. NOS = not otherwise specified
  2. aWorld Health Organisation [46]
  3. bWeighted average from study samples 2007 and 2008 - without extrapolation