LS variable metadata
Variable: ICD9P8BM
Table: SBSM
Short description: ICD9 Provisional code (1993 onwards). Still birth to sample mother. Cause 8
Full description: This field is a Cause code that identifies a medical condition according to the 9th Revision of the International Classification of Diseases. This field appears for all cause-coded Neonatal deaths (Deaths at age 27 days or less).
Coding notes: (1993 onwards): ICD9 codes are alphanumeric in the range 0010 - 9999 for medical conditions and in the range E800 - E9999 for External causes that result in Injury and Poisoning. Valid from 1/1/93 See ICD9P1BM for information on corresponding variables prior to 1993.
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Former name of variable:  
Derived: N
Derivation: Not available
Date range: From: 19930101  
Keyword: Mortality
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Restricted: N
Data type: Text
Length of field: 4