Viral hepatitis (secondary care)
Name hepatitis_hes
Chapter Infectious Diseases/Viral hepatitis
Viral hepatitis A to E, not subdivided into acute or chronic.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources HES
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1996 - 31/08/2010
Agreed 19/12/2012 (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 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
(1) B15 Acute hepatitis A
(2) B16 Acute hepatitis B
(2) B181 Chronic viral hepatitis B without delta-agent
Hepatitis A (3) B171 Acute hepatitis C
Hepatitis A (3) B182 Chronic viral hepatitis C
Hepatitis B (4) B170 Acute delta-(super)infection of hepatitis B carrier
Hepatitis B (4) B180 Chronic viral hepatitis B with delta-agent
Hepatitis C (5) B172 Acute hepatitis E
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