Urinary tract infections identified during a hospital stay.
In the neonatal age group, underestimation is probable, due to the identification of in-utero or birth process infections versus environment-acquired infections has been documented as a challenge.
Identified as diagnosis type (2)
Identified as diagnosis type (3) AND T83.5 as diagnosis type (2)
in the same diagnosis cluster
Identified as diagnosis type (M), (1), (2), (W), (X) or (Y)
Abstracts with a length of stay less than 2 days
Urinary tract infection, site not specified
Urinary tract infection following delivery; delivered with mention of postpartum complication
Infection and inflammatory reaction due to prosthetic device, implant, and graft in urinary system
Complications of medical and surgical care (refer to Appendix A)
of the Hospital Harm Indicator General Methodology Notes