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Conceptmap-example-specimen-type

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Specimen mapping from v2 table 0487 to SNOMED CT (http://hl7.org/fhir/ConceptMap/102)

Mapping from http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0487 to http://snomed.info/sct?fhir_vs

DRAFT. Published on 2013-07-25 by FHIR project team (original source: LabMCoP) (http://hl7.org/fhir, http://www.phconnect.org/group...).


Source Concept DetailsRelationshipDestination Concept DetailsComment
Code from v2 Specimen TypeCode from SNOMED CT (all versions)Code from SNOMED CT (all versions)Code from SNOMED CT (all versions)Code from SNOMED CT (all versions)
ACNE (Tissue, Acne)is equivalent to309068002 (Skin lesion sample)
ACNFLD (Fluid, Acne)is equivalent to119323008 (Pus specimen)47002008 (Pustule)HL7 term is a historical term. mapped to Pus
AIRS (Air Sample)is equivalent to446302006 (Air sample)
ALL (Allograft)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)7970006 (Allograft)
AMP (Amputation)is equivalent to408654003 (Specimen obtained by amputation)81723002 (Amputation)
ANGI (Catheter Tip, Angio)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
ARTC (Catheter Tip, Arterial)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
ASERU (Serum, Acute)is not related topending
ASP (Aspirate)is equivalent to119295008 (Specimen obtained by aspiration)14766002 (Removal by suction)
ATTE (Environment, Attest)is not related toTBD
AUTOC (Environmental, Autoclave Capsule)is not related toTBD
AUTP (Autopsy)is not related toThis really is not a specimen per se - it is the state of the subject from whom the specimen is collected, so it should be used as a specimen type modifier ONLY!. Often this is indicated with a special medical record number or other notation on the patient. needs to have specimen type (e.g. SPM-4) and source site (SPM.8) and spatial orientation (SPM.9)
BBL (Blood bag)is equivalent to119304001 (Blood bag specimen)
BCYST (Cyst, Baker's)is not related to32361000 (Popliteal fossa)submitted (PLR155) with parent of 167874004^knee joint synovial fluid (specimen), with specimen source topography 32361000^Popliteal fossa structure (body structure)
BITE (Bite)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent 119365002
BLEB (Bleb)is equivalent to309049000 (Lesion sample)339008 (Blister)
BLIST (Blister)is equivalent to309049000 (Lesion sample)339008 (Blister)
BOIL (Boil)is equivalent to119295008 (Specimen obtained by aspiration)14766002 (Removal by suction)59843005 (Furuncle)
BON (Bone)is equivalent to430268003 (Specimen from bone)
BOWL (Bowel contents)is not related toDon't use this term for human samples - use Stool instead. animal would use small intestinal contents, large intestinal contents
BPU (Blood product unit)is equivalent to119300005 (Specimen from blood product)
BRN (Burn)is equivalent to119367005 (Specimen from burn injury)
BRSH (Brush)is equivalent to258415003 (Biopsy sample)439336003 (Brush biopsy)
BRTH (Breath (use EXHLD))is equivalent to119336008 (Exhaled air specimen)
BRUS (Brushing)is equivalent to309176002 (Bronchial brushings sample)80657008 (Bronchoscopy with brush biopsy)
BUB (Bubo)is equivalent to302795002 (Lymph node aspirate)14766002 (Removal by suction)11585000 (Bubo)
BULLA (Bulla/Bullae)is equivalent to258482009 (Vesicle fluid sample)339008 (Blister)
BX (Biopsy)is equivalent to258415003 (Biopsy sample)86273004 (Biopsy)
CALC (Calculus (=Stone))is equivalent to119350003 (Calculus specimen)
CARBU (Carbuncle)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)41570003 (Carbuncle)
CAT (Catheter)is equivalent to119311002 (Catheter specimen)
CBITE (Bite, Cat)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent 119365002
CLIPP (Clippings)is equivalent to119327009 (Nail specimen)Be more specific use either: 119326000^hair specimen or 119327009^nail specimen
CNJT (Conjunctiva)is equivalent to119401005 (Specimen from conjunctiva)
CNJT (Conjunctiva)is equivalent to128160006 (Tissue specimen from conjunctiva)
CNJT (Conjunctiva)is equivalent to258498002 (Conjunctival swab)
COL (Colostrum)is equivalent to119329007 (Colostrum specimen)
CONE (Biospy, Cone)is equivalent to399713008 (Specimen from uterine cervix obtained by cone biopsy)54535009 (Cone biopsy of cervix)71252005 (Uterine cervix)
CSCR (Scratch, Cat)is not related tosubmit for new term with parent 119365002^Specimen from wound (specimen)
CSERU (Serum, Convalescent)is not related topending
CSITE (Catheter Insertion Site)is equivalent to258507003 (Swab of line insertion site)285570007 (Taking of swab)386144009 (Line insertion site)Prefer to have aspirate of the pus oozing out from cleaned insertion site - if swab is all that can be obtained, then swab after cleaning, otherwise you may get a contaminated specimen and a falsely identified infected central line. Do not just swab the reddened area - that will just collect skin flora
CSMY (Fluid, Cystostomy Tube)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)
CST (Fluid, Cyst)is equivalent to258453008 (Cyst fluid sample)
CSVR (Blood, Cell Saver)is not related toTBD - may use blood and SPM-6
CTP (Catheter tip)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
CVPS (Site, CVP)is equivalent to258507003 (Swab of line insertion site)
CVPT (Catheter Tip, CVP)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)445085009 (Tunneled central venous catheter)TBD in detail
CYN (Nodule, Cystic)is equivalent to119368000 (Specimen from cyst)27925004 (Nodule)
CYST (Cyst)is equivalent to119368000 (Specimen from cyst)
DBITE (Bite, Dog)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent 119365002
DCS (Sputum, Deep Cough)is equivalent to119335007 (Coughed sputum specimen)
DEC (Ulcer, Decubitus)is equivalent to258505006 (Skin ulcer swab)
DEION (Environmental, Water (Deionized))is not related toTBD
DIA (Dialysate)is equivalent to119360007 (Dialysis fluid specimen)
DISCHG (Discharge)is equivalent to258439008 (Discharge)
DIV (Diverticulum)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)31113003 (Diverticulum)
DRN (Drain)is equivalent to119306004 (Drain device specimen)
DRNG (Drainage, Tube)is equivalent to258455001 (Drainage fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead: not an acceptable specimen for micro - not specific enough term
DRNGP (Drainage, Penrose)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
EARW (Ear wax (cerumen))is equivalent to122580007 (Cerumen specimen)
EBRUSH (Brush, Esophageal)is equivalent to309210009 (Oesophageal brushings sample)36213007 (Endoscopy and brush biopsy)32849002 (Esophagus)
EEYE (Environmental, Eye Wash)is not related toTBD
EFF (Environmental, Effluent)is not related toTBD
EFFUS (Effusion)is equivalent to258440005 (Effusion sample)
EFOD (Environmental, Food)is equivalent to119320006 (Food specimen)
EISO (Environmental, Isolette)is equivalent to258536003 (Incubator swab)
ELT (Electrode)is equivalent to119314005 (Electrode specimen)
ENVIR (Environmental, Unidentified Substance)is equivalent to119324002 (Specimen of unknown material)
EOTH (Environmental, Other Substance)is not related toTBD
ESOI (Environmental, Soil)is not related toTBD
ESOS (Environmental, Solution (Sterile))is not related toTBD
ETA (Aspirate, Endotrach)is equivalent to119307008 (Endotracheal tube specimen)14766002 (Removal by suction)321667001 (Respiratory tract structure)
ETTP (Catheter Tip, Endotracheal)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
ETTUB (Tube, Endotracheal)is equivalent to119307008 (Endotracheal tube specimen)14766002 (Removal by suction)321667001 (Respiratory tract structure)
EWHI (Environmental, Whirlpool)is not related toTBD
EXG (Gas, exhaled (=breath))is equivalent to119336008 (Exhaled air specimen)
EXS (Shunt, External)is not related toTBD
EXUDTE (Exudate)is equivalent to258441009 (Exudate sample)
FAW (Environmental, Water (Well))is not related toTBD
FBLOOD (Blood, Fetal)is equivalent to119297000 (Blood specimen)303112003 (Fetal period)
FGA (Fluid, Abdomen)is equivalent to168139001 (Peritoneal fluid sample)83670000 (Peritoneal cavity)
FIST (Fistula)is equivalent to119370009 (Specimen from fistula)
FLD (Fluid, Other)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)
FLT (Filter)is not related toTBD
FLU (Fluid, Body unsp)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)
FLUID (Fluid)is equivalent to258442002 (Fluid sample)
FOLEY (Catheter Tip, Foley)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
FRS (Fluid, Respiratory)is equivalent to258442002 (Fluid sample)272626006 (Respiratory organ)this term is not specific enough, choose from terms that more accurately describe the specimen
FSCLP (Scalp, Fetal)is equivalent to309502007 (Fetus specimen)41695006 (Scalp)
FUR (Furuncle)is equivalent to119295008 (Specimen obtained by aspiration)59843005 (Furuncle)Further describe the sample as tissue or pus. or by the collection method. The term boil is not specific to a body site - need to indicate source site (spm.8). preferred term is Aspirate_Boil
GAS (Gas)is equivalent to119317003 (Gaseous material specimen)
GASA (Aspirate, Gastric)is equivalent to168137004 (Gastric aspirate sample)14766002 (Removal by suction)69695003 (Stomach)
GASAN (Antrum, Gastric)is equivalent to119379005 (Specimen from stomach)66051006 (Pyloric antrum)
GASBR (Brushing, Gastric)is equivalent to309213006 (Gastric brushings sample)235157009 (Endoscopic brushings of GIT)69695003 (Stomach)
GASD (Drainage, Gastric)is equivalent to258459007 (Gastric fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)69695003 (Stomach)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
GAST (Fluid/contents, Gastric)is equivalent to258459007 (Gastric fluid sample)
GENV (Genital vaginal)is equivalent to119394009 (Specimen from vagina)
GRAFT (Graft)is equivalent to440493002 (Graft sample)
GRANU (Granuloma)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)45647009 (Granuloma)
GROSH (Catheter, Groshong)is equivalent to119311002 (Catheter specimen)TBD in detail
GSOL (Solution, Gastrostomy)is not related toTBD
GSPEC (Biopsy, Gastric)is equivalent to309211008 (Gastric biopsy sample)79121003 (Biopsy of stomach)69695003 (Stomach)
GT (Tube, Gastric)is not related toTBD
GTUBE (Drainage Tube, Drainage (Gastrostomy))is equivalent to258459007 (Gastric fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)69695003 (Stomach)127490009 (Gastrostomy route)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
HBITE (Bite, Human)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent 119365002
HBLUD (Blood, Autopsy)is equivalent to119297000 (Blood specimen)303113008 (Postmortem period)
HEMAQ (Catheter Tip, Hemaquit)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
HEMO (Catheter Tip, Hemovac)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
HERNI (Tissue, Herniated)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)
HEV (Drain, Hemovac)is equivalent to119306004 (Drain device specimen)
HIC (Catheter, Hickman)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)445085009 (Tunneled central venous catheter)TBD in detail
HYDC (Fluid, Hydrocele)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)55434001 (Hydrocele)
IBITE (Bite, Insect)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent 119365002
ICYST (Cyst, Inclusion)is equivalent to309075001 (Skin cyst sample)
IDC (Catheter Tip, Indwelling)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
IHG (Gas, Inhaled)is equivalent to119337004 (Inhaled gas specimen)
ILEO (Drainage, Ileostomy)is equivalent to258455001 (Drainage fluid sample)419954003 (Ileostomy route)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead: stool is what is expected, should use stool sample
ILLEG (Source of Specimen Is Illegible)is not related toTBD
IMP (Implant)is equivalent to439961009 (Implant submitted as specimen)
INCI (Site, Incision/Surgical)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
INFIL (Infiltrate)is not related toThis describes a morphologic abnormality, not a sample
INS (Insect)is equivalent to258614005 (Insect sample)
INTRD (Catheter Tip, Introducer)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
IT (Intubation tube)is equivalent to119307008 (Endotracheal tube specimen)
IUD (Intrauterine Device)is not related topending
IVCAT (Catheter Tip, IV)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)255560000 (Intravenous)TBD in detail
IVFLD (Fluid, IV)is equivalent to258649003 (Intravenous infusion fluid sample)
IVTIP (Tubing Tip, IV)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)
JEJU (Drainage, Jejunal)is equivalent to258463000 (Jejunal fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)21306003 (Jejunum)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead: stool is what is expected, should use stool sample
JNTFLD (Fluid, Joint)is equivalent to119332005 (Synovial fluid specimen)
JP (Drainage, Jackson Pratt)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
KELOI (Lavage)is equivalent to440674008 (Wash out specimen)67889009 (Irrigation)
KIDFLD (Fluid, Kidney)is equivalent to309051001 (Body fluid sample)64033007 (Kidney)
LAVG (Lavage, Bronhial)is equivalent to258607008 (Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid sample)397394009 (Bronchoalveolar lavage)
LAVGG (Lavage, Gastric)is equivalent to168138009 (Gastric lavage aspirate sample)173830003 (Irrigation of stomach)69695003 (Stomach)
LAVGP (Lavage, Peritoneal)is equivalent to440137008 (Specimen obtained by peritoneal lavage)
LAVPG (Lavage, Pre-Bronch)is equivalent to440674008 (Wash out specimen)67889009 (Irrigation)44567001 (Trachea)
LENS1 (Contact Lens)is equivalent to440473005 (Contact lens submitted as specimen)
LENS2 (Contact Lens Case)is not related toTBD
LESN (Lesion)is equivalent to309049000 (Lesion sample)should be more specific what kind of lesion is observed - be more specific is it a wound, abscess, mass - specify! Ask SNOMED CT to mark it as a grouper term only (309049000)
LIQ (Liquid, Unspecified)is equivalent to258442002 (Fluid sample)
LIQO (Liquid, Other)is not related toTBD
LSAC (Fluid, Lumbar Sac)is equivalent to258450006 (Cerebrospinal fluid sample)303949008 (Lumbar spinal cerebrospinal fluid pathway)The HL7 term is a historical term Mapped to CSF obtained by lumbar puncture
MAHUR (Catheter Tip, Makurkour)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
MASS (Mass)is equivalent to420548004 (Specimen from mass)4147007 (Mass)
MBLD (Blood, Menstrual)is equivalent to119345009 (Menstrual blood specimen)
MUCOS (Mucosa)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)414781009 (Mucous membrane structure)
MUCUS (Mucus)is equivalent to258483004 (Mucus sample)
NASDR (Drainage, Nasal)is equivalent to258474009 (Sinus fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)2095001 (Accessory sinus)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
NEDL (Needle)is not related toTBD
NEPH (Site, Nephrostomy)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
NGASP (Aspirate, Nasogastric)is equivalent to302794003 (Nasogastric aspirate)6853008 (Nasogastric tube aspiration)69695003 (Stomach)
NGAST (Drainage, Nasogastric)is equivalent to258459007 (Gastric fluid sample)122462000 (Drainage)69695003 (Stomach)127492001 (Nasogastric route)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
NGS (Site, Naso/Gastric)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
NODUL (Nodule(s))is not related topending
NSECR (Secretion, Nasal)is equivalent to168141000 (Nasal fluid sample)
ORH (Other)is equivalent to123038009 (Specimen)
ORL (Lesion, Oral)is not related to74262004 (Oral cavity)be more precise use ulcer, tumor, vesicle
OTH (Source, Other)is equivalent to123038009 (Specimen)
PACEM (Pacemaker)is not related toTBD
PCFL (Fluid, Pericardial)is equivalent to122571007 (Pericardial fluid specimen)
PDSIT (Site, Peritoneal Dialysis)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
PDTS (Site, Peritoneal Dialysis Tunnel)is not related tosubmitted for code
PELVA (Abscess, Pelvic)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)12921003 (Pelvis)
PENIL (Lesion, Penile)is not related to18911002 (Penis)need to know what kind of lesion, so map to: UlcerTissue_penile, VesicleFluid_penile, Wound_penile, Mass tissue_penile, Necrotic tissue_penile, AbscessAspirate_penile, Anything else?
PERIA (Abscess, Perianal)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)397158004 (Perianal region structure)
PILOC (Cyst, Pilonidal)is equivalent to119368000 (Specimen from cyst)
PINS (Site, Pin)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
PIS (Site, Pacemaker Insetion)is equivalent to258507003 (Swab of line insertion site)
PLAN (Plant Material)is equivalent to119301009 (Plant specimen)
PLAS (Plasma)is equivalent to119361006 (Plasma specimen)
PLB (Plasma bag)is equivalent to119305000 (Plasma bag specimen)
PLEVS (Serum, Peak Level)is equivalent to119364003 (Serum specimen)255587001 (Peak)
PND (Drainage, Penile)is equivalent to258439008 (Discharge)122462000 (Drainage)13648007 (Urethra)Historical term -though in this case more often used for discharge
POL (Polyps)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)41329004 (Polyp)
POPGS (Graft Site, Popliteal)is equivalent to440493002 (Graft sample)6902008 (Popliteal region)
POPLG (Graft, Popliteal)is equivalent to440493002 (Graft sample)6902008 (Popliteal region)
POPLV (Site, Popliteal Vein)is not related toTBD
PORTA (Catheter, Porta)is equivalent to119311002 (Catheter specimen)TBD in detail
PPP (Plasma, Platelet poor)is equivalent to119362004 (Platelet poor plasma specimen)
PROST (Prosthetic Device)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
PRP (Plasma, Platelet rich)is equivalent to119363009 (Platelet rich plasma specimen)
PSC (Pseudocyst)is equivalent to119368000 (Specimen from cyst)
PUNCT (Wound, Puncture)is equivalent to119365002 (Specimen from wound)129300006 (Puncture - action)
PUS (Pus)is equivalent to119323008 (Pus specimen)
PUSFR (Pustule)is equivalent to119323008 (Pus specimen)47002008 (Pustule)
PUST (Pus)is equivalent to119323008 (Pus specimen)47002008 (Pustule)
QC3 (Quality Control)is not related toTBD
RANDU (Urine, Random)is equivalent to278020009 (Spot urine sample)
RBITE (Bite, Reptile)is not related toSubmit for new term with parent: 119365002
RECT (Drainage, Rectal)is equivalent to119339001 (Stool specimen)122462000 (Drainage)34402009 (Rectum)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead: stool is what is expected, should use stool sample
RECTA (Abscess, Rectal)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)34402009 (Rectum)
RENALC (Cyst, Renal)is equivalent to258420003 (Cyst tissue)64033007 (Kidney)
RENC (Fluid, Renal Cyst)is equivalent to258453008 (Cyst fluid sample)64033007 (Kidney)
RES (Respiratory)is equivalent to258603007 (Respiratory sample)
SAL (Saliva)is equivalent to119342007 (Saliva specimen)
SCAR (Tissue, Keloid (Scar))is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)
SCLV (Catheter Tip, Subclavian)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)9454009 (Subclavian vein)TBD in detail
SCROA (Abscess, Scrotal)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)20233005 (Scrotum)
SECRE (Secretion(s))is equivalent to432825001 (Body secretion specimen)
SER (Serum)is equivalent to119364003 (Serum specimen)
SHU (Site, Shunt)is equivalent to119295008 (Specimen obtained by aspiration)14766002 (Removal by suction)257351008 (Shunt)Preferred is aspiration with sterile syringe from inflamed area. Specify body location of shunt site
SHUNF (Fluid, Shunt)is equivalent to446861007 (Cerebrospinal fluid specimen obtained via ventriculoperitoneal shunt)446860008 (Collection of cerebrospinal fluid via ventriculoperitoneal shunt)279107003 (Central nervous system space)
SHUNT (Shunt)is not related toTBD
SITE (Site)is not related toTBD
SKBP (Biopsy, Skin)is equivalent to309066003 (Skin biopsy sample)240977001 (Biopsy of skin)
SKN (Skin)is equivalent to119325001 (Skin specimen)
SMM (Mass, Sub-Mandibular)is equivalent to420548004 (Specimen from mass)4147007 (Mass)
SNV (Fluid, synovial (Joint fluid))is equivalent to119332005 (Synovial fluid specimen)
SPRM (Spermatozoa)is equivalent to119349003 (Spermatozoa specimen)
SPRP (Catheter Tip, Suprapubic)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
SPRPB (Cathether Tip, Suprapubic)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
SPS (Environmental, Spore Strip)is not related toTBD
SPT (Sputum)is equivalent to119334006 (Sputum specimen)
SPTC (Sputum - coughed)is equivalent to119335007 (Coughed sputum specimen)
SPTT (Sputum - tracheal aspirate)is equivalent to258609006 (Sputum specimen obtained by aspiration from trachea)
SPUT1 (Sputum, Simulated)is not related toTBD
SPUTIN (Sputum, Inducted)is equivalent to258610001 (Sputum specimen obtained by sputum induction)
SPUTSP (Sputum, Spontaneous)is equivalent to119335007 (Coughed sputum specimen)
STER (Environmental, Sterrad)is not related toTBD
STL (Stool = Fecal)is equivalent to119339001 (Stool specimen)
STONE (Stone, Kidney)is equivalent to119350003 (Calculus specimen)64033007 (Kidney)
SUBMA (Abscess, Submandibular)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)5713008 (Submandibular triangle)
SUBMX (Abscess, Submaxillary)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)4335006 (Upper jaw)
SUMP (Drainage, Sump)is equivalent to446562005 (Body fluid specimen obtained via sump drain)122462000 (Drainage)Historical term - consider what is being drained and indicate that in SPM-4 instead
SUP (Suprapubic Tap)is equivalent to122575003 (Urine specimen)58088002 (Urine specimen collection, suprapubic)
SUTUR (Suture)is not related toTBD
SWGZ (Catheter Tip, Swan Gantz)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
TASP (Aspirate, Tracheal)is equivalent to122877000 (Upper respiratory fluid specimen obtained by tracheal aspiration)129112001 (Aspiration from trachea)44567001 (Trachea)
TISS (Tissue)is equivalent to119376003 (Tissue specimen)
TISU (Tissue ulcer)is equivalent to122593002 (Tissue specimen obtained from ulcer)
TLC (Cathether Tip, Triple Lumen)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
TRAC (Site, Tracheostomy)is equivalent to438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)
TRANS (Transudate)is equivalent to258538002 (Transudate sample)
TSERU (Serum, Trough)is equivalent to119364003 (Serum specimen)255588006 (Trough)
TSTES (Abscess, Testicular)is equivalent to119371008 (Specimen from abscess)279572002 (Testicular structure)
TTRA (Aspirate, Transtracheal)is equivalent to258480001 (Transtracheal aspirate sample)129112001 (Aspiration from trachea)
TUBES (Tubes)is equivalent to119310001 (Tube specimen)
TUMOR (Tumor)is equivalent to258435002 (Tumour tissue)
TZANC (Smear, Tzanck)is not related toThis is the name of a lab test. A skin sample is examined for viral inclusions.
UDENT (Source, Unidentified)is equivalent to123038009 (Specimen)
UR (Urine)is equivalent to122575003 (Urine specimen)
URC (Urine clean catch)is equivalent to122880004 (Urine specimen obtained by clean catch procedure)
URINB (Urine, Bladder Washings)is equivalent to122575003 (Urine specimen)78533007 (Irrigation of urinary bladder)
URINC (Urine, Catheterized)is equivalent to446846006 (Urine specimen obtained via indwelling urinary catheter)
URINM (Urine, Midstream)is equivalent to258574006 (Mid-stream urine sample)225271002 (Collection of mid-stream specimen of urine)431938005 (Structure of urinary tract proper)
URINN (Urine, Nephrostomy)is equivalent to446277003 (Urine specimen obtained from nephrostomy tube after percutaneous insertion)225109005 (Collection of nephrostomy urine specimen)25990002 (Renal pelvis)
URINP (Urine, Pedibag)is not related toTBD
URT (Urine catheter)is equivalent to122565001 (Urinary catheter specimen)
USCOP (Urine, Cystoscopy)is not related to176178006 (Diagnostic cystoscopy)89837001 (Urinary bladder)NEW specimenTERM 7
USPEC (Source, Unspecified)is equivalent to123038009 (Specimen)
VASTIP (Catheter Tip, Vas)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
VENT (Catheter Tip, Ventricular)is equivalent to119312009 (Catheter tip specimen)TBD in detail
VITF (Vitreous Fluid)is equivalent to258438000 (Vitreous humor sample)
VOM (Vomitus)is equivalent to122572000 (Vomitus specimen)
WASH (Wash)is equivalent to440674008 (Wash out specimen)
WASI (Washing, e.g. bronchial washing)is equivalent to122609004 (Specimen from lung obtained by bronchial washing procedure)
WAT (Water)is equivalent to119318008 (Water specimen)
WB (Blood, Whole)is not related toBloodbanking term ONLY now map to blood and the respective preservative
WEN (Wen)is equivalent to309075001 (Skin cyst sample)
WICK (Wick)is not related toTBD
WND (Wound)is equivalent to119365002 (Specimen from wound)
WNDA (Wound abscess)is equivalent to119366001 (Specimen from wound abscess)
WNDD (Wound drainage)is equivalent to122566000 (Fluid specimen from wound)122462000 (Drainage)
WNDE (Wound exudate)is equivalent to122568004 (Exudate specimen from wound)
WORM (Worm)is equivalent to258618008 (Helminth sample)
WRT (Wart)is equivalent to309068002 (Skin lesion sample)
WWA (Environmental, Water)is equivalent to119318008 (Water specimen)
WWO (Environmental, Water (Ocean))is not related toTBD
WWT (Environmental, Water (Tap))is not related toTBD
CSITE (Catheter Insertion Site)is not related to386144009 (Line insertion site)14766002 (Removal by suction)119295008 (Specimen obtained by aspiration)Prefer to have aspirate of the pus oozing out from cleaned insertion site - if swab is all that can be obtained, then swab after cleaning, otherwise you may get a contaminated specimen and a falsely identified infected central line. Do not just swab the reddened area - that will just collect skin flora
CLIPP (Clippings)is not related to119326000 (Hair specimen)Be more specific use either: 119326000^hair specimen, or 119327009^nail specimen
SHU (Site, Shunt)is not related to257351008 (Shunt)438660002 (Specimen from prosthetic device)assume swab from shunt site for mapping here - clean surface of skin prior to expressing the shunt site - preferred is aspiration with sterile syringe should use SPM.8 to specify body approximate match location of shunt site

 

 

Usage note: every effort has been made to ensure that the examples are correct and useful, but they are not a normative part of the specification.