|This group comprises many different types of drugs, and assigning DDDs are difficult. Very few DDDs are assigned in this group.|
V04 DIAGNOSTIC AGENTS
V04C OTHER DIAGNOSTIC AGENTS
Pancreozymin is classified in V04CK.
See also V04CM - Tests for fertility disturbances.
The therapeutic use of metyrapone in the management of Cushings syndrome is also classified in this group.
V04CE Tests for liver functional capacity
V04CF Tuberculosis diagnostics
V04CG Tests for gastric secretion
V04CH Tests for renal function and ureteral injuries
V04CJ Tests for thyreoidea function
V04CK Tests for pancreatic function
V04CK01 - secretin includes synthetic, pork, and human secretin.
See also V01.
No ATC 5th levels are established in this group. The following substances are e.g. classified here:
Folic acid (injection for diagnostic use only to investigate folate status), methacholine chloride (bronchial provocation test), mannitol (bronchial provocation test), 13C-urea (Helicobacter Pylori test), hexyl aminolevulinate hydrochloride (diagnosis of bladder cancer), carbon monoxide (lung test gas).
Last updated: 2016-12-19