Bell's palsy ICD-10



Coding system
ICD-10
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/bells-palsy-icd-10
ID
7d609d6a

Versions
  • 7d609d6a

Description

ICD-10 code for Bell's palsy, for use in hospital admissions and mortality data

Methodology

Search and decisions documented in Github issue here https://github.com/opensafely/codelist-development/issues/135

Code selected consistent with Brighton Collaboration definition of facial nerve palsy, and following search for any additional codes in WHO ICD-10 browser

References

Signed off by

  • Helen McDonald, (Aug. 5, 2021)
  • Anna Schultze, (Aug. 5, 2021)
code term
G510 Bell palsy

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  • Bell palsy (G510)
  • Cerebellar (nontraumatic) and posterior fossa haemorrhage of fetus and newborn (P526)
  • Cerebellar ataxia with defective DNA repair (G113)
  • Cerebellar stroke syndrome I60-I67 (G464)
  • Congenital rubella syndrome (P350)
  • Contact with and exposure to rubella (Z204)
  • Early-onset cerebellar ataxia (G111)
  • Intracerebral haemorrhage in cerebellum (I614)
  • Late-onset cerebellar ataxia (G112)
  • Malignant neoplasm: Cerebellum (C716)
  • Multiple system atrophy, cerebellar type [MSA-C] (G233)
  • Need for immunization against measles-mumps-rubella [MMR] (Z274)
  • Need for immunization against rubella alone (Z245)
  • Occlusion and stenosis of cerebellar arteries (I663)
  • Prune belly syndrome (Q794)
  • Rubella [German measles] (B06)
  • Rubella arthritis B06.8 (M014)
  • Rubella with neurological complications (B060)
  • Rubella with other complications (B068)
  • Rubella without complication (B069)

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