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CodeSystem: bloodUnitType


Defining URL:http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0566
Status:Active as of 2019-12-01

HL7-defined code system of concepts used to specify the type of blood unit. Used in the Blood Unit Information (BUI) segment in HL7 Version 2.x messaging.

Publisher:HL7, Inc
Committee:Orders and Observations

Copyright HL7. Licensed under creative commons public domain

Content:Complete: All the concepts defined by the code system are included in the code system resource
OID:2.16.840.1.113883.18.368 (for OID based terminology systems)
Value Set:http://terminology.hl7.org/ValueSet/v2-0566 ( is the value set for all codes in this code system)
Source Resource:XML / JSON / Turtle

This Code system is referenced in the content logical definition of the following value sets:


statushttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#statusStatus of the conceptcode
deprecatedhttp://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/utg-concept-properties#v2-table-deprecatedVersion of HL7 in which the code was deprecatedcode

This code system http://terminology.hl7.org/CodeSystem/v2-0566 defines the following codes:

WBL Whole BloodWhole Blood
RBC Red Blood CellsRed Blood Cells
PLS PlasmaPlasma
PLT PlateletsPlatelets
GRN GranulocytesGranulocytes
PSC Peripheral Stem CellsPeripheral Stem Cells
LYM LymphocytesLymphocytes


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