Name Primary Malignancy_Thyroid
Type Disease or Syndrome
Group Cancers
Data Sources

Clinical Terminologies Read Version 2
Codelists kuan_pri_thyroid_ZT3puKFh9Kc4i8hjwJCgJT_Read2.csv kuan_pri_thyroid_ZT3puKFh9Kc4i8hjwJCgJT_ICD10.csv
Valid Event Data Range 01/01/1999 - 01/07/2016
Sex Female
Authors Kuan V, Denaxas S, Gonzalez-Izquierdo A, Direk K, Bhatti O, Husain S, Sutaria S, Hingorani M, Nitsch D, Parisinos C, Lumbers T, Mathur R, Sofat R, Casas JP, Wong I, Hemingway H, Hingorani A
Agreement Date 20 May 2019
Version (UUID) 1 (ZT3puKFh9Kc4i8hjwJCgJT)

Primary care

Disease Readcode Medcode ReadcodeDescr Category
Primary Malignancy_Thyroid B53..00 5637.0 Malignant neoplasm of thyroid gland Diagnosis of Primary Malignancy_Thyroid
Primary Malignancy_Thyroid ZV10y15 35771.0 [V]Personal history of malignant neoplasm of thyroid History of Primary Malignancy_Thyroid

Secondary care


Disease ICD10code ICD10codeDescr Category
Primary Malignancy_Thyroid C73 Malignant neoplasm of thyroid gland Diagnosis of Primary Malignancy_Thyroid


At the specified date, a patient is defined as having had Primary Malignancy Thyroid IF they meet the criteria for any of the following on or before the specified date. The earliest date on which the individual meets any of the following criteria on or before the specified date is defined as the first event date:

Primary care
1. Primary Malignancy Thyroid diagnosis or history of diagnosis during a consultation 
Secondary care
1. ALL diagnoses of Primary Malignancy Thyroid or history of diagnosis during a hospitalization


Kuan V., Denaxas S., Gonzalez-Izquierdo A. et al. A chronological map of 308 physical and mental health conditions from 4 million individuals in the National Health Service. The Lancet Digital Health - DOI 10.1016/S2589-7500(19)30012-3