Version 3 (modified by stels, 7 years ago) (diff)


DIS_ID field

containing table
explanation of variable
Code to identify event
format of data
character. see coding table for valid codings.
exists since HICDEP version

Coding Table

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CodeSevere Opportunistic Infection
DEMAIDS dementia complex
BCNEBacterial pneumonia, recurrent (>2 episodes within 1 year)
CANOCandidiasis, oesophageal, bronchi, trachea, or lungs
COCCCoccidioidomycosis, disseminated or extrapulmonary
CRCOCryptococcosis, extrapulm.
CRSPCryptosporidiosis (duration > 1 month)
CMVRCytomegalovirus (CMV) chorioretinitis
CMVOCMV – other location
HERPHerpes simplex virus ulcers (duration > 1 month) or pneumonitis/esophagitis
HISTHistoplasmosis, extrapulm.
WASTHIV Wasting Syndrome
ISDIIsosporiasis diarrhoea (duration > 1 month)
LEISLeishmaniasis, visceral
MCDIMicrosporidosis diarrhoes (dur. > 1 month)
MCMycobact. avium complex (MAC) or Kanasii, extrapulm.
MCPMycobact. tuberculosis pulm.
MCXMycobact. tuberculosis extrapulm
MCPOMycobact. pulm., other
MCXOMycobact. extrapulm., other
PCPPneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP)
LEUProgressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy
SAMSalmonella bacteriaemia (non-tyhpoid) (recurrent)
TOXToxoplasmosis, brain
FBLSFocal Brain lesion
KSKaposi Sarcoma
HGHodgkins Lymphoma
NHGNon-Hodgkin Lymphoma -not specified
NHGBNon-Hodgkin Lymphoma – Burkitt (Classical or Atypical)
NHGINon-Hodgkin Lymphoma – Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (Immunoblastic or Centroblastic)
NHGUNon-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Unknown/other histology
NHGPNon-Hodgkin Lymphoma - Primary Brain Lymphoma
CRVCCervical Cancer
in the above table, starting from KS, they are titled "Malignancies" in the .doc. How to handle that? Is it in error?