FOURTH OPERATION (OPCS-4) (deleted)

Format/length: an4
HES item: OPERATN4
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Notes:
See PROCEDURE CODING for details on coding.

This is a procedure other than the PRIMARY OPERATION (OPCS-4), carried out and recorded for HES purposes. Up to a maximum of 3 additional procedures can be reported within HES.

The procedure is as recorded by CLINICAL INTERVENTION DATE of an OPERATIVE PROCEDURE

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural FOURTH OPERATION (OPCS-4)