Old Topics

Date_number

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Rule

UC Chapter

2008-12-09_01 Suicide reported as due to other conditions GP  
2008-12-02_03 Code for Otahara's syndrome   VI
2008-12-02_02 Urinary tract infection and cancer of pancreas R3  
2008-12-02_01 Urinary tract infection and brain cancer R3  
2008-11-18_01 Femoral fracture at tip of prosthesis   XIX
2008-11-04_04 Status post transplantation of liver R2 II
2008-11-04_03 Sudden death in pregnancy   XV
2008-11-04_02 Medianecrosis of aorta in pregnancy   XV
2008-11-04_01 Toxic shock in pregnancy   XV
2008-10-08_01 Perinatal causes in a 12 years old   XVI
2008-09-30_02 Vasculitis obliterans of central nervous system   VI, IX
2008-09-30_01 Blood viscosity   III, XVII
2008-09-16_02 Subdural hematoma, hepatic failure and alcohol R3  
2008-09-16_01 Pulmonary embolism and oral contraceptives R3  
2008-09-02_01 Fight and hit by car   XX
2008-06-17_02 Code for infantile neuronal dystrophy   IV, VI
2008-06-17_01 Code for mitochondrial encephalopathy   IV, VI
2008-06-10_01 Code for peroxisomal deficiency in a child with biliary atresia   IV, XVII
2008-06-03_03 Subarachnoid hemorrhage in pregnancy   XV
2008-06-03_02 Cardiomyopathy in pregnancy   XV
2008-06-03_01 C-section in heroin addict   XV
2008-05-20_02 Code for PEHO (progressive encephalopathy with edema, hypsarrhythmia and optic atrophy)   VI
2008-05-20_01 Code for Roberts syndrome   XVII
2008-04-15_02 Code for protein S deficiency and APC resistance   III
2008-04-15_01 Code for abdominal compartment syndrome   XI
2008-04-08_01 Code for cytochrome oxidase deficiency   IV
2008-04-01_01 Code for "critical illness syndrome"   IV, X, XVIII
2008-03-11_02 Code for idiopathic infantile arterial calcification   IV
2008-03-11_01 Selection of underlying cause GP, 1-3  
2008-02-05_01 Cause of Clostridium difficile infection R3  
2008-01-10_01 Mitochondrial disorder in 67 year old   IV
2007-11-20_03 Code for serotonin syndrome   XIX
2007-11-20_02 Code for overlap syndrome   XIII
2007-11-20_01 "Suspected" and application of Rule 3 R3  
2007-11-06_01 Code for GAVE syndrome   IX, XI
2007-10-09_03 Tracheostomy occlusion, laryngeal cancer and rheumatoid arthritis R3  
2007-10-09_02 Hypertension in pregnancy and choriocarcinoma   II, XV
2007-10-09_01 Aplastic anemia and childbirth   III, XV
2007-09-11_03 Obesity and Body Mass Index   IV
2007-09-11_02 Postural asphyxia   XX
2007-09-11_01 Fourth character of X59 and Place of Occurrence code   XX
2007-06-04_02 How to classify "overdose" with no further specification   XX
2007-06-04_01 "Inebriation" and "intoxication"   XX
2007-05-29_01 P codes - valid for which ages?   XVI
2007-05-16_03 Code for metabolic syndrome   IV
2007-05-16_02 Cerebral and precerebral arteries   IX
2007-05-16_01 Acute coronary syndrome and ischemic heart disease C IX
2007-04-03_01 POLG mutations   XVII
2007-03-20_02 Cerebral haemorrhage an obvious consequence of ampehatamine poisoning? R3  
2007-03-20_01 Code(s) for frontal lobe syndrome and frontal lobe dementia   V
2007-03-13_01 Sequence pancreatic cancer -> hip fracture? GP  
2007-02-27_01 Sinoatrial and atrioventricular nodal artery dysplasia   IX
2007-02-20_04 Treatment with lithium due to bipolar affective disorder GP  
2007-02-20_03 Urinary tract infection an obvious consequence of osteogenesis imperfecta? R3  
2007-02-20_02 Calculus of kidney an obvious consequence of multiple sclerosis? R3  
2007-02-20_01 Aspiration pneumonia an obvious consequence of alcoholism? R3  
2007-02-06_02 Primary pulmonary hypertension and caesarean section   XV
2007-02-06_01 Liver tumour due to hepatitis B due to needle stick (occupational accident) GP  
2007-01-23_01 Definition of maternal death   XVI
2006-12-05_01 Code for Berdon's syndrome   XVII
2006-11-28_03 Code for congenital cardiomyopathy   IX, XVI, XVII
2006-11-28_02 Cepacia syndrome and cystic fibrosis R3  
2006-11-28_01 Septic shock following emergency caesarean section   XV
2006-11-21_05 Code for sequelae of brain injuries due to boxing   V, XX
2006-11-21_04 When to implement a new ACME version    
2006-11-21_03 Tumor cerebri NOS - malignant or not?   II
2006-11-21_02 Dehydration an obvious consequence of dementia R3  
2006-11-21_01 IHD due to COPD GP  
2006-10-24_01 Violent deaths registered before external cause info is avialable   XX
2006-10-17_03 SIDS/SUDI [Sudden unexpected death in infancy]   XVIII
2006-10-17-02 Pneumoconiosis due to wheat flour   X
2006-10-17_01 ACME coding of surgery GP, 4.2.6  
2006-10-03_03 Severe asthma due to food allergy   X, XX
2006-10-03_02 Multiple site chordoma   II
2006-10-03_01 Unascertained natural causes   XVIII, XX
2006-09-19_02 Drug-related deaths - police report but no death certificate   V, XVII
2006-09-19_01 Code for Fryn's syndrome   XVII
2006-06-13_01 Mucoviscidosis in a 79 years old   IV
2006-04-25_03 Code for Schwachmann syndrome   XVII
2006-04-25_02 Code for PEC-oma tumours   II
2006-04-25_01 Reapplying Rule 3 after Rule A A, GP-R3  
2006-04-10_02 Code for malignant intracranial hypertension   VI
2006-04-10_01 Code for Senger syndrome   XVII?
2006-04-04_01 Linkage HIV - lymphoproliferative disease   I, II
2006-03-28_04 Campomelic syndrome   XVII
2006-03-28_03 Fall due to alcoholic intoxication   XX
2006-03-28_02 Code for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension   IX
2006-03-28_01 Code for syndromic face   XVII
2006-03-21_06 Drowning after car accident   XIX, XX
2006-03-21_05 Drowning after falling into well   XIX, XX
2006-03-21_04 Burns from sulphuric acid   XIX, XX
2006-03-21_03 Idiopathic CD4 T-cell lymphocytopenia   II
2006-03-21_02 Lupoid hepatitis   XI
2006-03-21_01 Disuse syndrome   XIII, XVII
2006-03-07_02 Firework factory explosion   XX
2006-03-07_01 Pregnant woman assaulted, baby died   XVI, XX
2006-02-28_03 IPEX syndrome   III
2006-02-28_02 Space-occupying lesion of brain   II, VI
2006-02-28_01 Suspected suicide, intent not stated   XX
2006-02-20_01 Torsion of ovarian pedicle   II, XIV
2006-02-07_08 ANCA nephritis   XIV
2006-02-07_07 MALT lymphoma   II
2006-02-07_06 Autoimmune pancreatitis   XI
2006-02-07_05 IPMT   II
2006-02-07_04 Barrett's esophagus   II, XI
2006-02-07_03 GIST tumour   II
2006-02-07_02 Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome   V
2006-02-07_01 Bazex syndrome   XII
2006-01-31_01 Bolus due to Down's syndrome acceptable sequence GP XX
2006-01-17_02 Trivial condition leading to a complication, no mention of surgery A  
2006-01-17_01 Code for four-wheeled motorcycles   XX
2006-01-10_02 Sequences in perinatal deaths P1 XVI
2006-01-10_01 Spontaneous rupture of AV fistula GP XIV
2005-12-20_06 Commotio cordis and selection of underlying cause   XIX, XX
2005-12-20_05 End stage renal disease and congenital anomalies in infant 3 XVI, XVII
2005-12-20_04 Pulmonary, mitral, and tricuspid valvular conditions on the same certificate   IX
2005-12-20_03 Non-rheumatic and rheumatic valvular conditions on the same certificate   IX
2005-12-20_02 Linkage HIV - D50-D89 C I
2005-12-20_01 Linkage diabetes - autonomic dysreflexia C IV
2005-12-12_05 Electromechanical dissociation   IX
2005-12-12_04 Dementia due to vascular disease C  
2005-12-12_03 Secondary neoplasm due to stomach polyp GP  
2005-12-12_02 Code for inhalation of helium   XX
2005-12-12_01 Failure of ventilator due to power cut GP X, XX
2005-12-06_01 Spongioform encephalopathy, progressive ataxia, and syphilis C I
2005-11-01_04 BCG infection from BCG treatment of bladder cancer GP  
2005-11-01_03 Accidental rupture of hemodialysis graft GP  
2005-11-01_02 Anaphylactoid syndrome of pregnancy   XV
2005-11-01_01 Allergic shock due to food   XIX, XX
2005-09-27_01 Coronary artery thrombosis and recent fracture of femur 3  
2005-09-13_02 Electronic death certificate and automated coding    
2005-09-13_01 Hemorrhagic pneumonia due to leptospirosis   I
2005-09-06_02 Bronchiolitis in boy with mitochondropathy 3  
2005-09-06_01 Pneumonia obvious consequence of Cri du chat syndrome or Down's syndrome 3  
2005-06-21_01 Proteus syndrome and renal failure GP  
2005-06-07_01 Code for ventilator assisted pneumonia   X, XIX
2005-05-26_02 Heart rupture when removing pacemaker GP  
2005-05-26_01 Chronic cerebral ischemia due to coronary heart disease   IX
2005-04-25_02 Code for intranuclear inclusion body disease   IV
2005-04-25_01 Kidney transplant in Part I, cirrhosis of liver in Part II 3  
2005-04-19_02 CVA due to atrial fibrillation and hypertension GP  
2005-04-19_01 Pharyngeal pouch in elderly   III, XI, XVII
2005-04-12_02 Coroner's verdict or autopsy report GP  
2005-04-12_01 Malformation of heart in Di George's syndrome   III, XVII
2005-04-05_01 Viagra and coronary heart disease   IX, XX
2005-03-29_03 Paraneoplastic syndrome   II
2005-03-29_02 Code for chronic bronchitis due to tobacco   V, X
2005-03-29_01 Legal intervention and car crash   XX
2005-03-01_02 Tabulation of cardiac arrest   IX
2005-03-01_01 External cause code for food allergy   XX
2005-02-22_01 Code for Schimke syndrome   XVI
2005-02-15_05 Code for Li-Fraumeini syndrome   IV
2005-02-15_04 Code for Staphylococcus aureus   I
2005-02-15_01-03 Code for malignant neoplasm of placenta   II, XV
2005-02-08_01 Code for B-cell lymphoma of tonsil   II
2005-01-25_02 AV-malformation brain and pregnant - maternal death?   XV
2005-01-25_01 Caesarian section and breast cancer - maternal death?   XV
2005-01-18_02 Code for victims of tsunami   XX
2005-01-18_01 Fall from ladder hit by tractor   XX
2005-01-11_02 Caesarean section with intraoperative circulatory shock   XV
2005-01-11_01 Caesarean section with amniotic fluid embolism   XV
2004-12-07_02 Code for hip infection   XII
2004-12-07_01 Dyspeptic syndrome obvious consequence of systemic lupus erythematosus 3  
2004-11-30_05 Congenital rubella syndrome and WHO health target   XVI
2004-11-30_04 Respiratory failure due to old age - what is underlying cause? A  
2004-11-30_03 Renal failure due to old age - apply Rule 3 to the renal failure? 3  
2004-11-30_02 Code for cerebrovascular hemorrhagic infarction   IX
2004-11-30_01 Code for chronic venous leg ulcers   IX, XII
2004-11-16_03 Post-operative pulmonary embolism - underlying cause 4.2.6  
2004-11-16_02 Code for cancer of laryngopharynx   II
2004-11-16_01 Maternal death after caesarian section   XV
2004-10-19_02 Fall in tub   XX
2004-10-19_01 Code for postpartum cardiomyopathy   XV
2004-09-28_01 Hepatocellular carcinoma due to hepatitis B GP  
2004-09-14_02 Syndromes: Cantrell, Kabuki, Pallister-Hall, Escobar   XVII
2004-09-14_01 Identifying nosocomial infections   I, XX
2004-09-07_03 Code for mesenteric arterial occlusive disease   IX
2004-09-07_02 External cause code for injuries following ejecting from a jet air   XX
2004-09-07_01 Code for stenosis of the vertebral canal   XIII
2004-06-22_01 Hyponatraemia due to drinking 7-8 litres of water   IV, XX
2004-06-15_03 Use of codes in P00-P04   XVI
2004-06-15_02 Code for haemophagocytic syndrome   III
2004-06-15_01 Code for Escobar syndrome   VI
2004-05-25_01 Code for viral gastritis   I, XI
2004-05-12_06 Multiple neoplasm due to HIV GP  
2004-05-12_05 Neoplastic disease and mastectomy D  
2004-05-12_04 "History of" reported as originating cause GP, A  
2004-05-12_03 Cholecystitis with perforation, nephopathy in Part II GP, 3  
2004-05-12_02 Code for Baller-Gerold syndrome    
2004-05-12_01 Code for chest infection   X
2004-04-20_01 External cause code for "smoke inhalation"   XX
2004-03-30_01 Code for multiple system atrophy   VI
2004-03-23_04 Code for Jervell Lange Nielsen Syndrome and Romano-Ward syndrome   IX
2004-03-23_03 Code for long QT syndrome   IX
2004-03-23_02 Subdural hemorrhage due to Parkinson's disease GP  
2004-03-23_01 Newborn, cause of death undetermined P3 XVI
2004-03-02_02 Complication of laparoscopic surgery   XX
2004-03-02_01 Code for sclerosing mesenteritis   XI
2004-02-17_01 Senility an acceptable cause of death? A  
2004-02-10_02 Code for avian influenza   I, X
2004-02-10_01 Myocarditis due to viral infection   I, IX
2004-01-27_02 Code for HIV positive   I
2004-01-27_01 List of non-specific codes    
2004-01-13_03 "Immune compromised" meaning HIV?   I
2004-01-13_02 Metastatic ovarian carcinoma with carcinoma of breast 4.2.7  
2004-01-13_01 Fournier's syndrome obvious consequence of tumour of rectum 3  
2003-12-16_04 Code for haemophagocytosis/haemocytophagia   III
2003-12-16_03 Code for familial hyperexplexia/Startle disease   VI
2003-12-16_02 Code for gastric angiodysplasia   IX, XI
2003-12-16_01 Code for akinetic rigid syndrome|   VI, XIII
2003-11-25_02 Code for lysosomal storage disorder   IV
2003-11-25_01 Codes for abdominal compartment syndrome and bariatric surgery   XI
2003-11-11_03 Chronic toxic effect of alcohol   V, XX
2003-11-11_02 Pulmonary fibrosis an obvious consequence of bronchiectasies 3  
2003-11-11_01 Heart disease due to pulmonary fibrosis GP  
2003-11-04_04 Light chain disease   II
2003-11-04_03 Acute on chronic renal failure   XIV
2003-11-04_02 Coronary artery dissection due to aortic dissection   IX
2003-11-04_01 Arterio-venous malformation with intracerebral haemorrhage   IX
2003-09-30_01 Systemic inflammatory response syndrome   I
2003-09-23_04 Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis for 15 years   I
2003-09-23_03 Upper airway stenosis an obvious consequence of cri-du-chat syndrome 3 XVII
2003-09-23_02 Coagulation disorder due to atrial fibrillation GP IX
2003-09-23_01 AIDS with respiratory complications   I
2003-09-15_12 Alcohol and drug dependence   V, XX
2003-09-15_11 Intoxication with alcohol and drugs   XX
2003-09-15_10 Pneumonia due to swallowing difficulties   X
2003-09-15_09 Dementia due to atherosclerosis   V, XI
2003-09-15_08 Donor's death in liver transplantation   XI, XX
2003-09-15_07 Schwarchman's syndrome   XVII
2003-09-15_06 Left ventricular dysfunction   IX
2003-09-15_05 Ampullary carcinoma - pancreas   II
2003-09-15_04 Gastrointestinal perforation   XI
2003-09-15_03 Spontaneous abortion with large cell carcinoma   II, XV
2003-09-15_02 Therapeutic abortion with bacterial endocarditis   IX, XV
2003-09-15_01 Recent spontaneous abortion with rheumatic heart disease   IX, XV
2003-06-17_03 Pedestrian run over by train at railway station   XX
2003-06-17_02 Code for hyperexplexia/stiff baby syndrome   IV, XVI, XVII
2003-06-17_01 Orthopedic lift tipping over and injuring patient   XX
2003-05-27_03 Duodenal ulcer due to enlarged esophageal veins due to liver cirrhosis GP  
2003-05-27_02 Urosepsis due to deep thrombosis due to Alzheimer dementia GP  
2003-05-27_01 Anaphylactic shock during induction of anaesthesia for nephrectomy GP XIV, XX
2003-05-20_08 Code for MRSA urinary tract infection   I, XIV
2003-05-20_07 Code for E Coli urinary tract infection   I, XIV
2003-05-20_06 Code for Pseudomonas chest infection   I, X
2003-05-20_05 Code for MRSA salpingitis   I, XIV
2003-05-20_04 Meningitis due to streptococcus pneumonia GP, C I, IV
2003-05-20_03 Haematoma of groin obvious consequence of drug injection 3  
2003-05-20_02 Malignant melanoma of unknown origin   II
2003-05-20_01 Malignant melanoma NOS   II
2003-04-16_02 Classification of SARS deaths   U
2003-04-16_01 Learning difficulties as underlying cause of death   V
2003-03-24_03 Code for acute coronary event GP  
2003-03-24_02 Neuoleptic malignant syndrome due to schizophrenia, drug not mentioned GP  
2003-03-24_01 Neuoleptic malignant syndrome due to schizophrenia, drug mentioned GP  
2003-03-10_02 Stroke due to atrial fibrillation and ischemic cardiomyopathy GP  
2003-03-10_01 Fall in connection with cardiac crisis GP XX
2003-03-03_03 Code for mitochondrial disorder 2   IV
2003-03-03_02 Code for mitochondrial disorder 1   IV
2003-03-03_01 Liver metastasis without known primary site   II
2003-02-24_06 Code for haemolysis   III
2003-02-24_05 Code for anaphylactic reaction to milk   XX
2003-02-24_04 Code for head injury due to bullet   XIX
2003-02-24_03 Hypothermia an obvious consequence of alcoholism? 3  
2003-02-24_02 Misadventure during treatment - underlying cause? GP  
2003-02-24_01 HIV an obvious consequence of haemophilia? 3  
2003-02-12_02 Pre-eclampsia 19 years prior to death   XV
2003-02-12_01 SLE in pregnant woman   XV
2003-02-05_01 Code for mine exploding during training   XX
2003-01-27_04 Code for short-rib polydactyly syndrome   XVI
2003-01-27_03 Code for Johanson-Blizzard syndrome   XVI
2003-01-27_02 Code for neuro-Behcet's disease   XIII
2003-01-27_01 Code for 6P minus syndrome   XVI
2002-12-08_01 Opioid intoxication an obvious consequence of carcinoma of breast 3  
2002-11-25_02 Tuberculosis in Part I an obvious consequence of lung cancer in Part II? 3  
2002-11-25_01 Gram negative septicaemia an obvious consequence of dialysis? 3  
2002-11-18_02 Osteoarthritis with complications GP, 4.2.6  
2002-11-18_01 Code for "Walkman ischaemia"   IX, XX
2002-11-11_02 Cause stated as one condition "versus" another 4.2.13  
2002-11-11_01 ADEM syndrome underlying cause or terminal condition GP  
2002-10-28_03 Code for "congenital deficiency of surfactant B protein"   IV
2002-10-28_02 Code for "gastrointestinal telangiectasies"   IX
2002-10-28_01 Code for "MELAS syndrome"   IV
2002-09-30_03 Implied fall  

XX

2002-09-30_02 Code for "long QT syndrome"  

IX, XVII

2002-09-30_01 Aortic stenosis with complications  

IX, XX

2002-09-23_02 HIV negative  

I, XXI

2002-09-23_01 Mesothelioma in serveral sites  

II

2002-09-16_02 All septicaemis an obvious consequence of surgery 3  
2002-09-16_01 Fungal urinary infection   I
2002-09-02_04 Cerebral hemorrhage due to protein C deficiency GP  
2002-09-02_03 Code for carbonization  

XIX

2002-09-02_02 ICD-9 code for Lewy body disease  

VI

2002-09-02_01 Hypertension causing aortic aneurysm: prefer the aneurysm? C  

2002-06-20_02

Priorities between F10-F19

 

V

2002-06-20_01

Code for POEMS syndrome

 

 

2002-06-10_01

Left heart insufficiency an obvious consequence of serious conditions in Part II?

3

 

2002-05-27_02

Code for "physical exercise after meal"

 

XX

2002-05-27_01

Code for "hyperviscosity syndrome"

 

III

2002-05-21_02

Intacerebral hemorrhage during warfarin therapy

 

IX

2002-05-21_01

Code for "retained clot syndrome", complications due to pseudoaneurysmectomy of left ventricle

GP

XX

2002-04-29_02

Intracerebral hemorrhage due to warfarin overdose

GP

 

2002-04-29_01

Code for transport incidents of undetermined intent

 

XX

2002-04-22_06

Cirrhosis due to hepatitis in Part I, hepatocellular carcinoma in Part II

GP, 3

 

2002-04-22_05

Bronchopneumonia due to senility, "IC ischaemicus" in Part II

3

 

2002-04-22_04

Cerebrovascular insult due to atrial fibrillation

GP

 

2002-04-22_03

Chronic lymphatic leukemia due to pertrochanteric fracture

GP

 

2002-04-22_02

Code for Aicardi syndrome

 

XVII

2002-04-22_01

Cerebellar ataxia due to Creutzfeldt Jakob disease

GP

 

2002-04-16_04

Amyloidosis due to sequelae of spinal cord injury

GP

 

2002-04-16_03

Intracerebral hemorrhage due to acute rheumatic fever without heart involvement

GP

 

2002-04-16_02

Cerebrovascular lesion due to Parkinson's disease

GP

 

2002-04-16_01

Linkage arterisclerosis - heart failure

 

IX

2002-04-02_01

Hemiplegia due to hypertension, assume cerebrovascular disease?

 

IX

2002-03-18_03

Code for "white matter disease"

 

VI

2002-03-18_02

Pancreatitis an obvious consequence of alcoholism?

 

V

2002-03-18_01

Code for "central hypoventilation syndrome"

 

VI, XVI, XVII

2002-03-04_01

Cardiac arrest only condition in Part 1 (cf 1996-12-17 Q3)

A

 

2002-02-11_03

Code for "Pallister-Killian syndrome"

 

 

2002-02-11_02

Code for "Ohtahara syndrome"

 

 

2002-02-11_01

Stillborn due to maternal diabetes

 

XVI

2002-01-21_03

Respiratory insufficiency due to tuberculosis + unplugged respirator

GP, 4.2.2(m)

 

2002-01-21_02

Code for "euthanasia"

 

XX

2002-01-21_01

Code for "cerebrovascular ischaemic accident"

 

IX

2001-12-18_01

Compartment syndrome reported as due to arterial insufficiency

GP

 

2001-12-02_02

Code for "acute coronary syndrome"

 

IX

2001-12-02_01

Code for "vascular dementia of Alzheimer type"

 

V, VI

2001-11-26_01

"Sudden infant death" acceptable diagnosis after 1 year of age?

 

XVIII

2001-11-12_01

Mapping between BTLs from different ICD revisions

 

BTL

2001-09-24_02

Code for "prenatal thalamic infarction"

 

IX, XVI

2001-09-24_01

Specific code for HTLV1 virus giving rise to Adule T-cell leukemia

 

I

2001-09-10_01

Fournier's syndrome in women

 

XIV

2001-09-03_02

Insulin dependent diabetes Type II

 

IV

2001-09-03_01

Difference "circulatory insufficiency" - "circulatory failure"

Vol 3

 

2001-05-02_01

Diabetes due to corticosteroid treatment due to rheumatoid arthritis

GP

II

2001-04-23_06

Code for "Infantile Systemic Hyalinosis"

 

IV, XVI

2001-04-23_05

Metastatic carcinoma

 

II

2001-04-23_04

Traumatic removal of intravascular hemodialysis catheter

 

XIX, XX

2001-04-23_03

Use of B90 (Sequelae of tuberculosis)

 

I

2001-04-23_02

Code for "Lewy Body dementia"

 

V, VI

2001-04-23_01

Code for "Lewy Body dementia"

 

V, VI

2001-04-09_04

Should Rule 3 be applied to a condition selected by Rule D?

3, D

 

2001-04-09_03

Can an unspecified myocardial infarction be assumed to be transmural?

 

IX

2001-04-09_02

Accident assumed cause of injuries

 

XX

2001-04-09_01

Stillborn foetus after a maternal road traffic accident

 

XVI

2001-03-19_04

Electrolyte imbalance a direct consequence of hypertension with renal failure

3

 

2001-03-19_03

Cholelithiasis due to senile dementia

GP

 

2001-03-19_02

Hypertension a direct consequence of diabetes

3

 

2001-03-19_01

Senile dementia due to status post cerebrovascular accident

GP

 

2001-02-26_01

Code for longstanding hepatitis C, not described as "chronic"

 

I

2001-02-05_01

Code for Galloway-Mowat Syndrome

 

XVII

2001-01-22_02

Code for "exploding TV set"

 

XX

2001-01-22_01

Index entries for Postprocedural cardiac arrest

 

IX, XIX

2000-12-18_01

Definition of "legal intervention"

 

XX

2000-12-04_05

Coding of cystic hygroma (ICD-9)

 

II

2000-12-04_04

Coding of cystic hygroma (ICD-9)

 

II

2000-12-04_03

Coding of cystic hygroma (ICD-9)

 

II

2000-12-04_02

Coding of cystic hygroma (ICD-9)

 

II

2000-12-04_01

Placenta insufficiency due to maternal diabetes

 

XVI

2000-11-20_01

Linkage diabetes - end-stage renal failure?

 

IV

2000-11-13_01

Accidents involving stationary motor vehicles

 

XX

2000-11-06_02

Complication of procedure - underlying cause of death?

4.2.6

 

2000-11-06_01

Complication of procedure - underlying cause of death?

4.2.6

 

2000-10-30_07

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_06

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_05

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_04

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_03

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_02

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-10-30_01

Coding of "intoxication"

 

V, XX

2000-09-25_02

Recent complications of surgery in the past - does Rule 3 apply?

3

  

2000-09-25_01

Recent complications of surgery in the past - does Rule 3 apply?

3

 

2000-08-21_03

Pneumonia in newborn

 

XVI

2000-08-21_02

Death from complications of surgery for acute abdomen

 

XVIII, XX

2000-08-21_01

Multiple malignancies Part I - Part II

 

II

2000-06-19_02

Code for "fetal inviability"

  

XVI

2000-06-19_01

Code for "tumour lysis syndrome"

  

II

2000-06-12_03

"Drowning" as underlying cause

 

XX

2000-06-12_02

"Hanging" as underlying cause

  

XX

2000-06-12_01

Secondary malignant neoplasm as underlying cause

  

II

2000-05-22_07

Death of newborn due to attempted abortion

 

XVI, XX

2000-05-22_06

Suicide due to depression

 

XX

2000-05-22_05

Main injury - multiple drug poisoning

 

XX

2000-05-22_04

Main injury - multiple injuries

 

XX

2000-05-22_03

Main injury - multiple injuries

 

XX

2000-05-22_02

Main injury - multiple injuries

 

XX

2000-05-22_01

Main injury - multiple injuries

 

XX

2000-05-08_02

Old tuberculosis as contributory cause

 

I

2000-05-08_01

Meconium ileus without cystic fibrosis

 

XVI

2000-04-10_02

Regional enteritis obvious consequence of AIDS?

3

II, XI

2000-04-10_01

Regional enteritis due to AIDS?

GP

II, XI

2000-04-03_02

Code for triton tumour

 

II

2000-04-03_01

Code for stiff baby syndrome

 

VI, XVI

2000-03-27_02

Code for "EBV infection with haemophagocytotic syndrome"

  

I

2000-03-27_01

Code for "antiphospholipid syndrome"

  

IV

2000-03-20_01

Influenza during pregnancy

 

X, XV

2000-03-06_04

Haemorrhage - umbilical cord not clamped

 

XVI

2000-03-06_03

Deaths while under Naltrexone treatment

 

XX

2000-03-06_02

Interpretation of "narcotism"

 

XX

2000-03-06_01

Linkage drugs and dependence

C

XX

2000-02-28_05

Code for unspecified cause of fracture

 

XX

2000-02-28_04

Pregnancy and malignant neoplasm

 

XV

2000-02-28_03

Pregnancy and malignant neoplasm

 

XV

2000-02-28_02

Pregnancy and malignant neoplasm

 

XV

2000-02-28_01

Pregnancy and malignant neoplasm

 

XV

2000-02-21_01

Intestinal haemorrhage due to cerebrovascular accident

GP, 1

 

2000-01-24_04

Code for disease due to asbestos exposure

 

X

2000-01-24_03

Code for disease due to dust exposure

 

X

2000-01-24_02

Code for disease due to pesticide

 

XX

2000-01-24_01

Code for disease due to Agent Orange

 

XX

2000-01-17_01

Code for "epidemic nephropathy"

 

I

1999-12-20_01

Hypertension due to pulmonary oedema

 

IX

1999-12-13_04

Acute respiratory insufficiency obvious consequence of COLD

3

X

1999-12-13_03

COLD reported as due to pneumonia

GP

X

1999-12-13_02

Code for "neuronal dysplasia"

 

XVII

1999-12-13_01

Code for "analgesia congenita syndrome"

 

XVII, XVIII

1999-11-29_01

Apply Rule C even if a condition unrelated to the direct cause would be selected?

C

 

1999-11-15_01

Fracture due to osteoporosis - pathological?

 

XIII, XX

1999-11-08_01

"Stress ulcer" as perinatal cause of death

 

XI, XVI

1999-10-11_01

Code for "X Syndrome"?

 

IV

1999-10-04_04

Alcoholism and complications

C

V

1999-10-04_03

Use of I22

 

IX

1999-10-04_02

Arteriosclerosis due to smoking

C

V, IX

1999-10-04_01

Infection due to dementia, with urinary tract infection

4.2.2 (a)

I

1999-09-20_01

Code for "Hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy" (newborn)

 

VI, XVI

1999-09-13_02-19

Drugrelated deaths

 

V, XIX, XX

1999-09-13_01

Code for "Pena Shokeir Syndrome"

 

XVII

1999-08-23_01

Hepatitis B caused by and a cause of malignant neoplasm

4.2.2 (a)

II, I

1999-06-21_03

Underlying cause code for progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy due to AIDS

 

I

1999-06-21_02

Meaning of "PTB"

 

I

1999-06-21_01

Correct category for "adenoid vegetations"

 

X

1999-06-14_01

Code for "fall from skylift"

 

XX

1999-05-31_01

Code for CADASYL (cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy)

 

IX

1999-04-26_01

Hypoplasia of lung due to polycystic kidney disease

 

XVII

1999-04-19_01

Code for "rhabdomyolysis"

 

XVIII

1999-04-12_01

Code for "enzyme defect - respiratory chain disorder"

 

V

1999-03-29_04

Ch XX code for "anaphylactic shock"

 

XX

1999-03-29_03

Carcinoma of prostate and urinary bladder

 

II

1999-03-29_02

Caesarian section with complications

 

XV

1999-03-29_01

Complication of surgery due to sequelae of obstetrical trauma

 

XV

1999-03-23_08

Aspiration pneumonia DS of IHD, CVD or DM?

3

 

1999-03-23_07

Code for "motor vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23_06

Code for "vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23_05

Code for "motor vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23-04

Code for "motor vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23_03

Code for "motor vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23_02

Code for "motor vehicle"

 

XX

1999-03-23_01

Road traffic accident

 

XX

1999-03-15_01

Dilated cardiomyopathy due to chronic obstructive lung disease

GP

 

1999-03-08_09

Old poliomyelitis

 

I

1999-03-08_08

Old poliomyelitis

 

I

1999-03-08_07

Poliomyelitis NOS

 

I

1999-03-08_06

Poliomyelitis NOS

 

I

1999-03-08_05

Poliomyelitis NOS

 

I

1999-03-08_04

Old poliomyelitis

 

I

1999-03-08_03

Pancytopoenia direct consequence of melanoma?

3

 

1999-03-08_02

Code for "post transplant lymphoproliferative disease"

GP

 

1999-03-08_012

Code for "foodborne intoxication due to Clostridium difficile"

 

I

1999-03-08_011

Old poliomyelitis

 

I

1999-03-08_010

Old poliomyelitis

 

I

1999-03-08_01

Chronic hepatitis due to drug abuse, HIV positive

GP, 3

 

1999-03-01_01

Code for "hunger strike"?

 

XX

1999-02-23_07

Code for "chronic immunopathy"

 

II

1999-02-23-06

Oesophagal varices direct consequence of liver cirrhosis

3

 

1999-02-23_05

Myocardial infarction due to obstructive lung disease

GP

 

1999-02-23-04

Bronchoponeumonia direct consequence of ...

3

 

1999-02-23_03

Infectious pneumonia and chronic obstructive lung disease

3

X

1999-02-23_02

Complications of diabetes

 

IV

1999-02-23_01

Cerebral haematoma due to hepatic insufficiency

GP

 

1999-02-15_01

Code for "hypothenar hammer syndrome"

 

 

1999-02-08_01

Code for Castleman disease

 

II

1999-02-01_01

Code for "sudden death in early childhood"

 

XVIII

1999-01-25_07

Complications of surgery

3

 

1999-01-25_06

Chest infection ill-defined, or less specific than "septic meningitis"

A, D

 

1999-01-25_05

Cerebral insult due to meningococcal meningitis

GP

 

1999-01-25_04

Code for "pseudomembraneous colitis"

 

I, XI

1999-01-25_03

Code for "overdose"

 

V, XX

1999-01-25_02

Code for "bacterial hepatitis"

 

XI

1999-01-25_01

Code for "neuro-endocrine neoplasm"

 

II

1999-01-18_01

Use of Y83

 

IX, XX

1999-01-11_01

Misadventure in medical care

GP

 

1998-12-14_01

Can lethal infarctions be assumed to be transmural?

 

IX

1998-11-29_09

Code for Hect syndrome

 

 

1998-11-29_08

Peritonitis as sequelae of appendectomy

 

XI, XX

1998-11-29_07

Basal pneumonia obvious consequence of diabetes

3

 

1998-11-29_06

Senile dementia due to cerebral arteriosclerosis = vascular dementia?

 

V, IX

1998-11-29_05

Chronic alcoholism as contributory cause

 

V

1998-11-29_04

Hanging due to a malignant neoplasm

GP

 

1998-11-29_03

Cardiac failure due to age due to diabetes?

GP

 

1998-11-29_02

Gastrointestinal hemorrhage due to a cerebrovascular accident?

GP

 

1998-11-29_01

Query unspecified cause of fracture?

 

XX

1998-11-16_04

Insufficiency versus "failure"

 

 

1998-11-16_03

Asthma due to upper respiratory infection

 

X

1998-11-16_02

Walker-Warburg syndrome

 

XVII

1998-11-16_01

Code for "infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy"

 

VI

1998-10-26_01

Holoprosencephaly

 

XVII

1998-10-12_03

Coronary or cerebral embolism in pregnancy

 

XV

1998-10-12_02

Independent primary multiple sites

4.2.7 F

II

1998-10-12_01

Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome

 

IV

1998-09-27_01

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

 

XVI, XVII

1998-09-21_06

Compression of vertebra after fall

 

XIX

1998-09-21_05

Lung cancer plus cancer of pleura

4.2.7 H

II

1998-09-21_04

Primary lung cancer plus primary cancer of other site

4.2.7 H

II

1998-09-21_03

Lymphanigitis carcinomatosa

 

II

1998-09-21_02

Smoking cause of arteriosclerosis?

GP

IX, X

1998-09-21_01

Staphylococcal septicaemia a post-operative complication?

3

I

1998-09-07_01

Basal cell carcinoma NOS

 

II

1998-08-17_01

Respiratory failure and Rule A

A

X, XVIII

1998-08-10_02

Pneumonia due to old age - does Rule 3 still apply?

3, A

 

1998-08-10_01

Fourth character for "diabetic foot"?

 

IV

1998-08-03_01

Cerebrocortical atrophy

 

VI(ICD-9)

1998-06-02_01

What to regard as a postoperative complication?

3

 

1998-05-25_03

Fournier's disease in women

 

XIV

1998-05-25_02

Fall obvious consequence of epileptic seizure?

3

XX

1998-05-25_01

Sequelae of tuberculosis - link with pneumoconiosis?

C

X

1998-05-18_02

Zellweger's syndrome

 

XVII

1998-05-18_01

Short bowel syndrome

C

XI

1998-05-11_05

Code for "capillary leakage syndrome"

 

IX, XIII

1998-05-11_04

Volvulus in a newborn

C

XVI

1998-05-11_03

CVL and "infarction"

C

IX

1998-05-11_02

Medical dictionary

 

 

1998-05-11_01

Rupture of uterus in pregnancy due to car accident

GP

XV, XX

1998-04-27_01

Code for "chronic abuse of alcohol"

 

V

1998-04-20_02

Medical devices and adverse incidents

 

XX

1998-04-20_01

Misadventure in medical procedure

 

XX

1998-04-06_06

Is "rib fracture" more specific than "crushed chest"?

E

XIX

1998-04-06_05

Code for HELLP syndrome

 

XV

1998-04-06_04

Code for retroviral disease

 

I

1998-04-06_03

Code for colloid cyst, third ventricle

 

XVII

1998-04-06_02

Code for Diogenes syndrome

 

V

1998-04-06_01

Code for Joubert's syndrome

 

XVII

1998-03-16_04

Cerebral haemorrhage obvious consequence of cerebral metastases?

3

II, IX

1998-03-16_03

Secondary neoplasm as underlying cause

4.2.7(G-c-v)

II

1998-03-16_02

Acute myocardial ischaemia more specific than coronary atherosclerosis?

 

IX

1998-03-16_01

Pneumonia an obvious consequence of COPD, cerebral infarction, RA?

3

X

1998-03-09_05

Asthma due to Parkinson's disease?

GP

X, VI

1998-03-09_04

Infection NOS due to senile dementia

GP, 4.2.2

I, V

1998-03-09_03

Pneumonia obvious consequence of inhalation?

3, C

X

1998-03-09_02

The Whitfield classification

 

 

1998-03-09_01

Codes for acute pseudomembranous colitis, malignant pleural effusion, metabolic encephalopathy

 

 

1998-02-23_03

Leukaemia due to myelodysplastic syndrome

GP

II

1998-02-23_02

Senile dementia due to cerebrovascular disease/apoplexy

GP, C

V, IX

1998-02-23_01

AIDS due to haemophilia

3, 4.2.2

I

1998-02-16_03

Pancreatitis obvious consequence of malignant hepatocellular neoplasm?

3

XI, II

1998-02-16_02

Diabetes due to alcohol (pancreas condition assumed intervening cause)?

GP, 4.2.2(D)

V, IV

1998-02-16_01

Stenotrophomonas pneumonia obvious consequence of renal failure/neutropoenia?

3

 

1998-02-09_04

Can chronic bronchitis be due to IHD?

GP

IX, X

1998-02-09_03

Can bronchitis be due to IHD?

GP

IX, X

1998-02-09_02

Immobility an obvious consequence of severe Alzheimer's disease?

3

V, X

1998-02-09_01

Combine neoplasms in Part II if a neoplasm has been selected by Rule 3?

3, 4.2.7(H)

II, X

1998-01-26_03

Malignancy of lung and pleura - contiguous sites, or independent?

4.2.7(H)

II

1998-01-26_02

Renal failure and ileus in a newborn

GP, C

XVI

1998-01-26_01

Code for "sleep apnoea syndrome"

 

XVIII

1998-01-19_05

Code for "fatal familial insomnia"?

 

I

1998-01-19_04

Code for "systemic inflammatory answer syndrome"?

 

I

1998-01-19_03

Code for myelofibrosis?

 

II, III

1998-01-19_02

Internal hernia obvious consequence of splenectomy?

3

I, XI

1998-01-19_01

Code for "pulmonary hypertension" in the perinatal period

C

XVI

1998-01-11_01

Coding of "bacterial infection which probably entered through the left leg"

 

XII

1997-12-12_01

Gastroenteritis: infectious or not infectious?

 

I, XI

1997-12-01_09

Coronary heart disease obvious consequence of diabetes?

3

 

1997-12-01_08

Coronary heart disease due to diabetes

GP

 

1997-12-01_07

Fourth character for diabetes with complications

C

 

1997-12-01_06

Chronic ischaemic heart disease and stroke due to diabetes

GP, 2

 

1997-12-01_05

Hypertension due to diabetes

GP

 

1997-12-01_04

Acute myocardial infarction due to diabetes

GP

 

1997-12-01_03

Renal failure obvious consequence of diabetes?

3

 

1997-12-01_02

Chronic IHD due to carcinoma of pancreas

GP

 

1997-12-01_012

Triple vessel disease

 

IX

1997-12-01_011

Triple vessel disease

 

IX

1997-12-01_010

Suicide due to disease

GP

XX

1997-12-01_01

Pulmonary embolism obvious consequence of tibia fracture and epilepsy?

3

 

1997-11-24_03

Is cardiac arrest more specific than chronic heart decompensation?

D

IX

1997-11-24_02

Enterocolitis obvious consequence of congenital heart lesion?

3

XVI

1997-11-24_01

Code for "Wiedemann-Rautenotrach's syndrome"

 

XVI

1997-11-16_09

Angina pectoris obvious consequence of epidural haemorrhage

3

IX

1997-11-16_08

Cerebral contusion due to ischaemic heart disease

GP

XX

1997-11-16_07

Submersion due to cerebrovascular attack

GP

XX

1997-11-16_06

submersion obvious consequence of heart failure

3

XX

1997-11-16_05

Submersion due to subarachnoid haemorrhage

GP

XX

1997-11-16_04

Submersion due to myocardial infarction

GP

XX

1997-11-16_03

Format for reporting of external causes

 

XX

1997-11-16_02

(m) - accidents due to diseases

4.2.2

XX

1997-11-16_013

Epidural haemorrhage obvious consequence of angina attack

3

XX

1997-11-16_012

Pneumonia obvious consequence of epidural haemorrhage or of angina attack

3

XX

1997-11-16_011

Epidural haemorrhage due to angina pectoris

GP

XX

1997-11-16_010

Pneumonia obvious consequence of fracture of neck of femur

3

XX

1997-11-16_01

/Definition of "underlying cause"/

 

 

1997-10-06_09

Anaemia due to menorrhagia

B

III, XIV

1997-10-06_08

Cardiorenal failure due to hypertension NOS

C

IX

1997-10-06_07

Chronic glomerulonephritis obvious consequence of hypernephroma

3

II, XIV

1997-10-06_06

Staphylococcal infection due to meningitis

GP

I

1997-10-06_05

Intestinal obstruction obvious consequence of Crohn's disease

3

XI

1997-10-06_04

Viraemia due to pneumonia

GP

I

1997-10-06_03

Urinary infection obvious consequence of multiple sclerosis

3

VI, XIV

1997-10-06_02

Angina due to bronchitis

GP

IX, X

1997-10-06_013

Liver cirrhosis with mention of alcohol

 

XI

1997-10-06_012

Chronic obstructive airway disease NOS plus asthma/emphysema

 

X

1997-10-06_011

Coding of multiple injuries

 

XIX

1997-10-06_010

And and "with" in titles

 

XIX

1997-10-06_01

Coronary atherosclerosis due to cor pulmonale

GP

IX

1997-09-15_04

Multiple valvular disorders due to arteriosclerosis

C

IX

1997-09-15_03

Linkage cerebral infarction - multiinfarction dementia

C

V, IX

1997-09-15_02

Meningococcal septicemia due to tonsillitis

GP, C

I, X

1997-09-15_01

Decisions on mortality coding

 

 

1997-09-09_06

Is I25.2 a valid underlying cause code?

C

IX

1997-09-09_05

Diabetes

3

IV

1997-09-09_04

Diabetes

3

IV

1997-09-09_03

Diabetes

3

IV

1997-09-09_02

Diabetes

GP

IV

1997-09-09_01

Renovascular hypertension

C

IX

1997-09-01_02

Pulmonary embolism due to valvular disease

3

IX

1997-09-01_01

(h) - cerebrovascular disease due to other conditions

4.2.2

IX

1997-08-18_01

Code for "metastatic melanoma"

 

II

1997-08-07_05

Aspiration due to acute pancreatitis

GP

XI

1997-08-07_04

Coding of multiple injuries - link with both Part I and Part II?

C

XIX

1997-08-07_03

Cerebral thrombosis due to cerebral arteriosclerosis due to hypertension

C

IX

1997-08-07_02

Linkage chronic nephritis due to arteriosclerosis

C

IX, XIV

1997-08-07_01

Linkage hepatic failure - alcoholism

C

V, XI

1997-07-02_04

Carcinoid due to carcinoid syndrome

GP

IX

1997-07-02_03

Ischaemic heart disease in Part I, malignant neoplasm in Part II

3

IX

1997-07-02_02

Malignant neoplasm due to ischaemic heart disease

GP

III

1997-07-02_01

Linkage pneumonia - measles - leukemia

3

I, X, III

1997-06-10_01

Why is self-inflicted poisoning coded differently from other self-inflicted injuries?

 

XX

1997-06-02_03

Code for "immunosuppression" = AIDS?

 

III

1997-06-02_02

Code for "ischaemic leg"

 

IX

1997-06-02_01

Interpretation of "tumour"

 

II

1997-04-21_01

When to use Chapter XVI (P codes)?

 

XVI

1997-04-14_05

Code for "acute cerebrovascular lesion"?

 

IX

1997-04-14_04

Underlying cause of surgery without stated reason for the surgery?

 

 

1997-04-14_03

Which conditions are an obvious cause of pulmonary edema?

3

IX

1997-04-14_02

Pulmonary edema an obvious consequence of myocardial infarction?

C

IX

1997-04-14_01

Linkage diabetes - renal complication

C

IV

1997-03-23_01

Coding of drug dependence

 

V

1997-03-17_01

Cerebral palsy an obvious consequence of brain damage?

3, C

VI, XVI

1997-02-14_02

May an anomaly be due to something else in Chapter XVII?

D, 4.2.2

XVII

1997-02-14_01

Malnutrition an obvious consequence of brain disease?

3

IV, VI

1997-02-05_01

Coding of surgery without stated reason for the surgery

 

 

1997-02-03_01

Interpretation of the new wording?

B

 

1997-01-23_03

Linkage HIV - complications in Part II

C

I

1997-01-23_02

Linkage pneumonia - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

C

X

1997-01-23_01

Linkage acute bronchiolitis - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

C

X

1996-12-17_03

Cardiac arrest as underlying cause

A

IX

1996-12-17_02

Sudden death as underlying cause

A

XVIII

1996-12-17_01

Gangrene as underlying cause

A

XVIII