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Table 1 International Classification of Diseases (ICD-) codes for the cancer sites included in the analysis (9th and 10th revision) and level of preventability

From: Evolution of educational inequalities in site-specific cancer mortality among Belgian men between the 1990s and 2000s using a “fundamental cause” perspective

  ICD-9 ICD-10 Behavioural change Medical interventions
Malignant neoplasms of:
 Head and neck 140–149, 160–161 C00-C14, C30-C32 Yes No
 Oesophagus 150 C15 Yes No
 Stomach 151 C16 Yes No
 Colorectum and anus 153–154 C18-C21 No Yes
 Liver 155 C22 Yes No
 Pancreas 157 C25 No No
 Lung, bronchus and trachea 162 C33-C34 Yes No
 Prostate 185 C61 No Yes
 Kidney 189 C64-C66, C68 No No
 Bladder 188 C67 No Yes
 Eye, brain and central nervous system 190–192 C69-C72 No No
 Malignant melanoma 172–173 C43-C44 No Yes
 Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 200, 202 C82-C85 No No
 Multiple myeloma 203 C90 No No
 Leukaemia 204–208 C91-C95 No No