TABLE 3

National Estimates of Pediatric MDAEs According to Affected Patient Body Part and Age Group

Affected Body PartNo. of MDAEs, Estimate [95% CI] (%)
≤2 y3–5 y6–10 y11–15 y16–21 yTotal
Eyeball1655 (9)603 (5)705 (4)9023 (31)27 999 (40)38 200 [27 940–50 599] (26)
Pubic region2075 (12)1311 (12)206 (1)1941 (7)10 802 (15)13 254 [10 057–17 335] (9)
Finger27 (<1)177 (2)1488 (9)1426 (5)7591 (11)11 391 [8097–15 869] (8)
Face438 (2)59 (1)2162 (13)2189 (8)1800 (3)9933 [8294–11 868] (7)
Ear3810 (22)2778 (24)2254 (13)285 (1)460 (1)9587 [4611–19 196] (7)
Head2207 (13)1575 (14)1337 (8)1695 (6)1869 (3)8287 [4884–13 827] (6)
Lower trunk215 (1)43 (<1)1055 (6)1223 (4)3253 (5)7790 [5144–11 682] (5)
Mouth667 (4)168 (1)1742 (10)2361 (8)1837 (3)7629 [5525–10 473] (5)
All body parts262 (1)415 (4)1008 (6)1038 (4)2034 (3)5740 [2761–11 669] (4)
Upper trunk1713 (10)36 (<1)515 (3)659 (2)1144 (2)4423 [2302–8385] (3)
Lower arm85 (<1)108 (1)522 (3)1051 (4)2375 (3)4312 [3158–5870] (3)
Hand230 (1)151 (1)783 (5)519 (2)1991 (3)3752 [2606–5383] (3)
Lower leg127 (1)26 (<1)500 (3)1072 (4)1244 (2)3045 [2201–4204] (2)
Wrist270 (2)147 (1)17 (<1)664 (2)1030 (1)2090 [1202–3616] (1)
Neck326 (2)560 (5)265 (2)189 (1)766 (1)2055 [1261–3337] (1)
Foot870 (5)788 (7)271 (2)585 (2)612 (1)1849 [1192–2859] (1)
Knee204 (1)49 (<1)185 (1)458 (2)879 (1)1669 [1132–2455] (1)
Upper leg378 (2)81 (1)510 (3)550 (2)164 (<1)1649 [1067–2543] (1)
Upper arm193 (1)232 (2)276 (2)380 (1)590 (1)1504 [908–2484] (1)
Ankle294 (2)10 (<1)329 (2)272 (1)299 (<1)1054 [634–1748] (1)
Toe3810 (22)2778 (24)41 (<1)170 (1)353 (1)769 [425–1387] (1)