Bell's palsy - ECDS restricted reference set



Coding system
SNOMED CT
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/bells-palsy-ecds-restricted-reference-set
ID
40d55c71

Versions
  • 40d55c71

Description

Bell's palsy - relevant code from ECDS restricted reference set of SNOMED codes

Methodology

The ECDS dataset is coded in SNOMED using a restricted reference set of SNOMED codes, as described here https://datadictionary.nhs.uk/dataelements/emergencycarediagnosissnomedct_.html https://dd4c.digital.nhs.uk/dd4c/publishedmetadatas/intid/710

Searched ECDS data dictionary re Bell's palsy, as documented on Github https://github.com/opensafely/codelist-development/issues/135

The restricted reference set includes one SNOMED code for Bell's palsy: 193093009 Bell’s palsy (disorder)

Please note this is a codelist of the relevant SNOMED code in the ECDS restricted reference set - there are other SNOMED codes for Bell's palsy which would be relevant in data sources using the full SNOMED dictionary

References

Signed off by

  • Helen McDonald, (Aug. 13, 2021)
  • Anna Schultze, (Aug. 13, 2021)
code term
193093009 Bell's palsy

Codes not in the full codelist are in faint grey.

This page shows the search terms that were used to build the codelist. Concepts that match the search terms, but which were excluded, are in faint grey.

bell's palsy

Included 1 out of 7 matching concepts.

Show matching concepts
  • Bell's palsy (193093009)
  • Bell's palsy (79359001)
  • Bell's palsy &/or facial palsy (267703001)
  • Bell's palsy &/or facial palsy (155070005)
  • Familial recurrent peripheral facial palsy (783257005)
  • H/O: Bell's palsy (138754006)
  • History of Bell's palsy (161483005)