Macular degeneration (primary care)
Name maculardegen_gprd
Chapter Diseases of the eyes and ears/Macular degeneration
Definition
Macular degeneration categorised into age-related macular degeneration and other

macular degenerative diseases included within the ICD-10 code H353 `Degeneration of

macula and posterior pole`. It includes angioid streaks, cysts, drusen, macular hole and
Data Type Categorical
Data sources GPRD
Dictionaries Read
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1900 - 25/03/2010
Agreed 25/09/2012 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
3 Age-related macular degeneration
4 Other macular degeneration
Implementation
Category assigned based on code list.
Codelist version1
Codelist authorsAnoop Shah, Pablo Perel
Creation date25 Sep 2012
Category (code) Read code Read term CPRD Medcode
(1) F427G00 Hereditary drusen 57600
(1) F4H2000 Drusen of optic disc 4410
(2) F425.11 Senile macular degeneration 6350
(2) F425000 Unspecified senile macular degeneration 2762
(2) F425100 Dry senile macular degeneration 10343
(2) F425200 Wet senile macular degeneration 26205
Age-related macular degeneration (3) 2BBH.00 Retinal drusen 8518
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425211 Kuhnt - Junius degeneration 71225
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425300 Cystoid macular degeneration 2789
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425400 Degeneration of macular due to cyst, hole or pseudohole 38393
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425411 Macular cyst or hole 5165
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425412 Macular hole 10096
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425500 Toxic maculopathy 57319
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425600 Macular puckering 12125
Age-related macular degeneration (3) F425700 Drusen 4424
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