Procedure for polycystic ovarian syndrome (secondary care)
Name polycystic_ovary_opcs
Chapter Endocrine, nutritional, metabolic/Ovarian dysfunction
Definition
OPCS coded ovarian drilling, a procedure which implies that the patient has polycystic ovaries because this procedure is not indicated for any other condition.
Data Type Categorical
Data sources HES
Dictionaries OPCS 4
Repeated Yes
Valid event date range 01/01/1996 - 31/08/2010
Agreed 20 Feb 2013 (Revision 1)
Category Definition
4 Endoscopic drilling of ovary
Implementation
Category assigned based on codelist.
Codelist version0
Codelist authorsAnoop Shah (to be approved)
Creation date20 Feb 2013
Warning! Unless explicitly noted otherwise, three-digit ICD10/OPCS4 codes also include all codes below them.
Category (code) ICD10 code ICD10 term
Endoscopic drilling of ovary (4) Q494 Endoscopic drilling of ovary
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