TREATMENT TYPE FOR NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS

For the National Neonatal Data Set - Episodic and Daily Care, where a PATIENT had both types of treatment during a Neonatal CRITICAL CARE PERIOD, National Code 'Surgical Treatment' should be submitted.

Format / Length

an1

Default Codes

Code Description

9

Not applicable (no treatment given)

Permitted Codes

Code Description

1

Medical treatment

2

Surgical treatment

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Context Alias
Plural TREATMENT TYPES FOR NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS