venous-thromboembolic-disease-hospital Draft

Coding system
Codelist ID


Codes to define venous thromboembolic disease in hospital.


Taken from the paper below, but with minor changes to the type categorisation, to ensure consitency - that intra-abdominal/cranial thromboses are classified as "other" and peripheral thromboses are classified as "dvt".


Signed off by

  • Alex Walker, EBM Datalab (Oct. 1, 2020)
ICD_code diag_desc type
I26 Pulmonary embolism pe
I260 Pulmonary embolism with mention of acute cor pulmonale pe
I269 Pulmonary embolism without mention of acute cor pulmonale pe
I80 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis dvt
I800 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of superficial vessels of lower extremities dvt
I801 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of femoral vein dvt
I802 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of other deep vessels of lower extremities dvt
I803 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of lower extremities, unspecified dvt
I808 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of other sites dvt
I809 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis of unspecified site dvt
I81 Portal vein thrombosis other
I82 Other venous embolism and thrombosis other
I820 Budd-Chiari syndrome other
I821 Thrombophlebitis migrans dvt
I822 Embolism and thrombosis of vena cava other
I823 Embolism and thrombosis of renal vein other
I828 Embolism and thrombosis of other specified veins other
I829 Embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein other