Heart valve replacement procedure (secondary care)
Name heartvalve_opcs
Chapter Circulatory disease/Atrial fibrillation
Definition
Heart valve replacement procedures recorded in secondary care.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources HES
Dictionaries OPCS 4
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1996 - 31/08/2010
Agreed 14/02/2013 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
1 Valve replacement
Implementation
Category assigned based on code list.
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsKatherine Morley
Creation date14/02/2013
Warning! Unless explicitly noted otherwise, three-digit ICD10/OPCS4 codes also include all codes below them.
Category (code) ICD10 code ICD10 term
Valve replacement (1) K291 Allograft replacement of valve of heart NEC
Valve replacement (1) K292 Xenograft replacement of valve of heart NEC
Valve replacement (1) K293 Prosthetic replacement of valve of heart NEC
Valve replacement (1) K294 Replacement of valve of heart NEC
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