Table 3.

Ten Leading Underlying Causes of Death for Those with Serum Transferrin Saturation > 55% and ≤ 55%

ICD CodePercent of Total Deaths
ICD = International Classification of Diseases.
*Top 10 causes of death appearing in both lists.
> 55% Transferrin saturation
429.2 Cardiovascular disease, unspecified17.6*
414.0 Coronary atherosclerosis8.8*
410 Acute myocardial infarction7.6*
571.5 Cirrhosis of liver without mention of alcohol6.7
250.0 Diabetes mellitus6.0
414.9 Chronic ischemic heart disease, unspecified4.2*
571.2 Alcoholic cirrhosis of the liver3.0
200.1 Hodgkin’s paragranuloma2.7
188.9 Malignant neoplasm of bladder, unspecified2.7
162.9 Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung, unspecified2.7*
55% Transferrin saturation
410 Acute myocardial infarction18.7*
414.0 Coronary atherosclerosis8.0*
162.9 Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung, unspecified6.0*
436 Acute cerebrovascular disease3.6
496 Chronic airway obstruction3.3
429.2 Cardiovascular disease, unspecified3.2*
414.9 Chronic ischemic heart disease, unspecified2.8*
174.9 Malignant neoplasm of female breast2.6
486 Pneumonia2.2
153.9 Malignant neoplasm of colon, unspecified1.9