TABLE 3.

Causes of Death in Obese Versus Nonobese Children

Nonobese, n (%)Obese, n (%)
Infection98 (28)9 (25)
Cardiopulmonary53 (15)9 (25)
Cancer/malignancy45 (13)3 (8)
Unknown30 (9)0
Hemorrhage24 (7)2 (6)
Other99 (28)13 (36)