Cirrhosis of the liver diagnosis (secondary care)
Name cirrhosis_hes
Chapter Digestive system diseases/Cirrhosis of the liver
Definition
Definition of liver cirrhosis (or fibrosis or sclerosis) regardless of cause. ICD-10 has

no specific codes for childhood cirrhosis
Data Type Categorical
Data sources HES
Dictionaries ICD 10
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1996 - 31/08/2010
Agreed 19/12/2012 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
3 Diagnosed liver cirrhosis
Implementation
Category assigned based on code list.
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsAnoop Shah, Pablo Perel
Creation date19 Dec 2012
Warning! Unless explicitly noted otherwise, three-digit ICD10/OPCS4 codes also include all codes below them.
Category (code) ICD10 code ICD10 term
Diagnosed liver cirrhosis (3) K702 Alcoholic fibrosis and sclerosis of liver
Diagnosed liver cirrhosis (3) K703 Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver
Diagnosed liver cirrhosis (3) K717 Toxic liver disease with fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver
Diagnosed liver cirrhosis (3) K74 Fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver
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