Chapter: Factors influencing health status and contact with health services

Chapter number: XXI

ICD-10 range: Z00-Z99

Number of Diseases: 1

Info: This chapter in the ICD-10 classification includes a range of factors that affect a person's overall health status and their need for healthcare services. This can include reasons for health check-ups, screenings, vaccinations, and other preventive health services. It also covers factors like exposure to infectious diseases, history of medical treatment such as surgery, or presence of medical devices like pacemakers. Additionally, it addresses life circumstances that might affect health status such as pregnancy, aging, or disabilities. This category helps capture the broader context of health and healthcare, which is essential for comprehensive care and health services planning.

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