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Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia B016
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Current RMA Instruments:
|Reasonable Hypothesis SOP||47 of 2014|
|Balance of Probabilities SOP||48 of 2014|
Changes from Previous Instruments:
- ICD-9-CM Codes: 205.1, 206.1, 208.1
- ICD-10-AM Codes: C92.1
This is a malignant neoplasm of white blood cells.
Is specific diagnostic evidence required to apply the SOP? – No.
Confirmation of the diagnosis is typically based on findings from bone marrow aspiration and biopsy and from genetic testing. The relevant medical specialists are a haematologist and a pathologist.
Are there sub-factors that require specific information? – No.
Additional diagnoses covered by SOP
- Chronic myelogenous leukaemia
- Chronic granulocytic leukaemia
- Chronic myeloblastic leukaemia
- Chronic myelocytic leukaemia
Conditions excluded from SOP
- Acute myeloid leukaemia, ICD codes 205.0, 206.0, 207.0, 207.2, 208.0
- Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, ICD codes 204.1,202.4
- Chronic lymphoid leukaemia, ICD codes 204.1,202.4
- Chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia, ICD codes 205.1
- Myelodysplastic disorder, ICD code 238.70
If, after applying the above information, you are unable to confirm the diagnosis, you should then seek medical officer advice about further investigation.