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Table 4 Primary causes of death from 1995 to 2015

From: Trends in incidence, mortality, and causes of death associated with systemic sclerosis in Denmark between 1995 and 2015: a nationwide cohort study

A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases 5%
A31 Sepsis, other 4%
C00-D48 Neoplasms 15%
C34 Malignant neoplasm of bronchus and lung 4%
I00-I99 Diseases of the circulatory system 19%
I60-I69 Cerebrovascular diseases 3%
I20-I25 Ischaemic heart diseases 4%
I50 Heart failure 4%
J00-J99 Diseases of the respiratory system 24%
J96 Respiratory failure, not elsewhere classified 13%
J09-J18 Influenza and pneumonia 7%
K00-K93 Diseases of the digestive system 3%
M00-M99 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 9%
M34 Systemic sclerosis 8%
R00-R99 Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified 16%
  1. Footnote: Registered primary causes of death among SSc patients dying at any time during the observational period. Only groups ≥3% are specified (due to Danish laws about identifiable data)