Viral hepatitis (primary care)
Name hepatitis_gprd
Chapter Infectious Diseases/Viral hepatitis
Viral hepatitis A to E, not subdivided into acute or chronic. This contains only

diagnostic Read codes (chapter A); there are large number of terms relating to contacts,

screening, testing and immunisation which are not included in the codelist.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources GPRD
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1900 - 25/03/2010
Agreed 25/09/2012 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
3 Hepatitis A
4 Hepatitis B
5 Hepatitis C
6 Hepatitis D
7 Hepatitis E
Category assigned based on code list.
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsAnoop Shah
Creation date25 Sep 2012
Category (code) Clinical code Clinical term Datasource lookup
Hepatitis A (3) A700.00 Viral hepatitis A with coma 55962
Hepatitis A (3) A701.00 Viral (infectious) hepatitis A 3142
Hepatitis A (3) A701.11 Infective hepatitis 1440
Hepatitis B (4) A702.00 Viral hepatitis B with coma 69053
Hepatitis B (4) A703.00 Viral (serum) hepatitis B 2860
Hepatitis B (4) A707100 Chronic viral hepatitis B without delta-agent 41096
Hepatitis C (5) A704000 Viral hepatitis C with coma 65050
Hepatitis C (5) A705000 Viral hepatitis C without mention of hepatic coma 2834
Hepatitis C (5) A705400 Hepatitis non A non B 19418
Hepatitis C (5) A707200 Chronic viral hepatitis C 30586
Hepatitis C (5) A70z000 Hepatitis C 2413
Hepatitis D (6) A702000 Acute hep B with delta-agent (coinfection) with hep coma 44163
Hepatitis D (6) A703000 Acute hep B with delta-agent (coinfectn) without hep coma 32164
Hepatitis D (6) A705100 Acute delta-(super)infection of hepatitis B carrier 32657
Hepatitis D (6) A707000 Chronic viral hepatitis B with delta-agent 24813
Hepatitis E (7) A705200 Acute hepatitis E 52365
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