Metadata

Name Oesophageal varices
Type Disease or Syndrome
Group Digestive
Data Sources

Clinical Terminologies OPCS-4
Read Version 2
ICD-10
Codelists
Valid Event Data Range 01/01/1999 - 01/07/2016
Sex Female
Male
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 (ceaqpKKvsiPa7ENJEz2Zzy)

Primary care

Disease Readcode Medcode ReadcodeDescr Category
Oesophageal varices 7609300.0 43404.0 Local ligation of oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 7609400.0 20912.0 Open injection sclerotherapy to oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 7609.00 24220.0 Open operations on oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 7609y00 107975.0 Other specified open operation on oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 7609y11 62038.0 Tanner devascularisation for bleeding varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 7609z00 20233.0 Open operation on oesophageal varices NOS Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 760C300 11960.0 Fibreoptic endoscopic injection sclerotherapy oesoph varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 760C500 16759.0 Fibreoptic endoscopic banding of oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 760F300 47214.0 Rigid oesophagoscopic injection sclerotherapy oesoph varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 760F400 46647.0 Rigid oesophagoscopic banding of oesophageal varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices 761D800 89717.0 Fibreopt endoscop rubber band ligation of upper GIT varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G850.00 24989.0 Oesophageal varices with bleeding Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G851.00 30655.0 Oesophageal varices without bleeding Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852000 96756.0 Oesophageal varices with bleeding in diseases EC Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852100 73139.0 Oesophageal varices without bleeding in diseases EC Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852200 26319.0 Oesophageal varices in cirrhosis of the liver Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852300 8363.0 Oesophageal varices in alcoholic cirrhosis of the liver Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852.00 44424.0 Oesophageal varices in diseases EC Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G852z00 62582.0 Oesophageal varices in diseases EC NOS Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G858.00 10797.0 Oesophageal varices NOS Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G85..11 1641.0 Oesophageal varices Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices Gyu9400 105611.0 [X]Oesophageal varices in diseases classified elsewhere Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices

Secondary care

Diagnoses

Disease ICD10code ICD10codeDescr Category
Oesophageal varices I85 Oesophageal varices Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices I98.2 Oesophageal varices without bleeding in diseases classified elsewhere Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices I98.3 Oesophageal varices with bleeding in diseases classified elsewhere Diagnosis of Oesophageal varices

Procedures

Disease OPCS4code OPCS4codeDescr Category
Oesophageal varices G10 Open operations on varices of oesophagus Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.1 Disconnection of azygos vein Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.2 Transection of oesophagus using staple gun Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.3 Transection of oesophagus NEC Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.4 Local ligation of varices of oesophagus Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.5 Open injection sclerotherapy to varices of oesophagus Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.8 Other specified open operations on varices of oesophagus Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G10.9 Unspecified open operations on varices of oesophagus Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G17.4 Endoscopic injection sclerotherapy to varices of oesophagus using rigid oesophagoscope Procedure for Oesophageal varices
Oesophageal varices G43.7 Fibreoptic endoscopic rubber band ligation of upper gastrointestinal tract varices Procedure for Oesophageal varices

Implementation

At the specified date, a patient is defined as having had 'Oesophageal varices' 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. 'Oesophageal varices' diagnosis or history of diagnosis or procedure during a consultation 
OR
Secondary care
1. ALL diagnoses of 'Oesophageal varices' or history of diagnosis during a hospitalization
OR
Secondary care (OPCS4)
1. ALL procedures for 'Oesophageal varices' during a hospitalization

Publications

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