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Perforated appendix per 1,000 admissions with appendicitis by race/ethnicity and area income (median income of ZIP Code of residence), 2001.
Bar chart. By race/ethnicity: hispanic, 329.274, white, 300.416, black, 354.787, asian pacific islander, 315.026.
Source: H C U P State Inpatient Databases disparities analysis file, 2001.
Reference population: Patients hospitalized with appendicitis.
Note: White, Black, and asian pacific islanders are non-Hispanic groups. For findings related to all avoidable admissions, see Tables 3.4a and 3.4b.
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