TABLE 3

Discharge Diagnoses of Patients Whose Presenting Complaint Was Apnea

Diagnosisn (%)
n = 95
Bronchiolitis60 (63)
Pneumonia/pneumonitis20 (21)
Isolated apnea13 (14)
RSV URI only10 (11)
URI (not RSV) only6 (6)
Bacterial infection suspected /proven7 (7)
Seizure1 (1)
GERD1 (1)
  • Totals may exceed 100% when infiltrates on a chest x-ray led to a dual diagnosis of pneumonia and bronchiolitis. GERD, gastroesophageal reflux disease. One infant who died is not listed here.