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Table 2 Distribution of patients per age group and per HZ Code

From: Burden of herpes zoster: the direct and comorbidity costs of herpes zoster events in hospitalized patients over 50 years in France

Age group B020 “HZ encephalitis” B021 “HZ meningitis” B022 “HZ with neurological disease” B023 “HZ Ophtalmicus” B027 “Disseminated HZ” B028 “HZ with other complications” B029 “HZ with no complications” Total %
50–54 years 6 2 19 18 11 14 44 113 4.7
55–59 years 4 7 32 22 16 24 69 171 7.1
60–64 years 3 3 30 38 13 34 83 201 8.4
65–69 years 8 5 34 30 14 30 81 193 8.1
70–74 years 6 0 48 45 19 50 78 244 10.2
75–79 years 9 7 64 75 17 73 105 339 14.2
80–84 years 11 8 84 91 23 88 146 444 18.6
85–89 years 12 8 75 84 25 83 161 438 18.3
90–94 years 3 1 30 45 6 44 67 190 7.9
95 years and over 0 0 6 12 2 13 29 61 2.5
Total (patients) 62 41 422 460 146 453 863 2,392 100
Mean age (years) 74.2 73.3 76.1 77.3 73.5 77.7 75.9 76.3  
 SD 12.2 11.7 11.4 11.2 12.1 11.1 12.2 11.7  
Median age (years) 76,5 76 78 80 74 80 78 79  
 Range 43 39 52 57 47 52 51 57  
  1. HZ: Herpes Zoster, SD: Standard Deviation