Table 3—

Causes of death

Diabetic subjectsControl subjects
n78378
Excluded among control subjects (missing certificates, diabetes)7
Death abroad, no diagnosis27
Death clearly related to diabetes23
Death uncertain relation to diabetes20
Death not related to diabetes33364
    Suicide754
    Drowning314
    Traffic accident998
    Other accident238
    Narcotic overdose010
    Malignancy246
    Neuromuscular disease422
    Heart disease (except coronary infarction)319
    Infection019
    Disorder in digestive system26
    Inborn errors of metabolism, syndrome114
    Other014